intertwist

verb
in·​ter·​twist | \ ˌin-tər-ˈtwist How to pronounce intertwist (audio) \
intertwisted; intertwisting; intertwists

Definition of intertwist

Keep scrolling for more

Other Words from intertwist

intertwist \ ˈin-​tər-​ˌtwist How to pronounce intertwist (audio) \ noun

Examples of intertwist in a Sentence

intertwisted the cables in his roommate's entertainment system just out of spite the tree's intertwisted roots seemed to extend forever

First Known Use of intertwist

circa 1659, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about intertwist

Statistics for intertwist

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for intertwist

The first known use of intertwist was circa 1659

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on intertwist

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with intertwist

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for intertwist

Comments on intertwist

What made you want to look up intertwist? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

having a desire to acquire more things

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words for Summer: A Quiz

  • a closeup of a sunflower
  • Which of the following words means “of or relating to summer”?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!