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weaves

verb
present tense third-person singular of weave

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1 to cause to twine about one another
  • as they have for the past two centuries, crafters continue to weave osiers into the distinctive baskets that are the island's trademark

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2 to scatter or set here and there among other things
  • a political commentator who slyly weaves lies into the truth

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3 to move suddenly aside or to and fro
  • a van weaving through traffic with reckless speed

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“Weaves.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/weaves. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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