interweave


interweave

verb

Definition of INTERWEAVE

1
to cause to twine about one another <interweaved garlands of red and gold beads and wrapped them around the Christmas tree>
Related Words braid, plait, plat, pleach; blend, fuse, join, link, mix
2
to scatter or set here and there among other things <the author artfully interweaves excerpts from soldiers' letters into his history of the Vietnam War>
3
to twist together into a usually confused mass <in our play the kitten and I managed to interweave the skeins of yarn into a hopeless tangle>
Near Antonyms unknot, unravel, unscramble; unweave

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