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English verb: intertwine

1. intertwine (contact) spin,wind, or twist together

SamplesIntertwine the ribbons.
Twine the threads into a rope.
Intertwined hearts.

Synonymsenlace, entwine, interlace, lace, twine

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)distort, twine, twist

Narrower (hyponym)knot, plash, pleach, ravel, splice, tangle, wattle, wind, wreathe

Verb grouptwine


2. intertwine (creation) make lacework by knotting or looping


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)create from raw material, create from raw stuff


Domain categoryhandicraft

3. intertwine (creation) make a loop in

SamplesLoop a rope.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)entwine, knit

Narrower (hyponym)crochet, hook, noose

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