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interweaving

verb
present participle of interweave

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1 to cause to twine about one another
  • interweaved garlands of red and gold beads and wrapped them around the Christmas tree

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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

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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

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“Interweaving.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/interweaving. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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