interlace

To interlace is to weave, tangle, or twist things together. When you hold hands with someone, the two of you interlace your fingers.

When you do sit ups, you interlace your fingers behind your neck and bend your knees, and if you learn how to make a basket, you'll interlace strips of rattan reeds or willow branches. You can also use this adjective to mean "intersperse," as when you write a short story and attempt to interlace dialogue between paragraphs describing the action. Interlace combines inter-, "between" and the verb lace, "fasten, entwine, or braid."

Definitions of interlace
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v spin, wind, or twist together

Synonyms:
enlace, entwine, intertwine, lace, twine
twine
make by twisting together or intertwining
Antonyms:
untwine
undo what has been twined together
Types:
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wind, wreathe
form into a wreath
wattle
interlace to form wattle
plash, pleach
interlace the shoots of
knot, ravel, tangle
tangle or complicate
splice
join by interweaving strands
piece
join during spinning
Type of:
distort, twine, twist
form into a spiral shape

v hold in a locking position

Synonyms:
interlock, lock
Type of:
hold, take hold
have or hold in one's hands or grip

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