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intertwine

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verb in·ter·twine \-ˈtwīn\

Simple Definition of intertwine

  • : to twist (things) together

  • : to be or become very closely involved with each other

Full Definition of intertwine

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to unite by twining one with another

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to twine about one another; also :  to become mutually involved

in·ter·twine·ment play \-mənt\ noun

Examples of intertwine

  1. He's always telling stories in which the present and the past intertwine.

  2. His fate is intertwined with hers.



1641

First Known Use of intertwine

1641


INTERTWINE Defined for Kids

intertwine

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verb in·ter·twine \ˌin-tər-ˈtwīn\

Definition of intertwine

in·ter·twinedin·ter·twin·ing

  1. :  to twist or weave together





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