from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive & intransitive verb To join or become joined by twining together.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A mutual or reciprocal twining or winding.
  • To unite by twining or twisting one with another; interlace.
  • To twine together; be interwoven: as, intertwining vines.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The act of intertwining, or the state of being intertwined.
  • transitive verb To unite by twining one with another; to entangle; to interlace.
  • intransitive verb To be twined or twisted together; to become mutually involved or enfolded.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb transitive To twine something together.
  • verb intransitive To become twined together.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb make lacework by knotting or looping
  • verb make a loop in
  • verb spin,wind, or twist together


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