intertwine

Things that intertwine are twisted or mixed together. You have to intertwine yarn to make a scarf.

When things intertwine, they're all mixed up together — it's hard to separate them. To make any type of clothing, threads have to be intertwined. Rope is made of smaller fibers that intertwine. Related jobs—like a writer and an editor—intertwine too, because they are so closely related. You can say people are intertwined if they're close to each other, as family or friends. Getting intertwined could be a metaphor for getting married; the threads of your lives are getting tangled together.

Definitions of intertwine
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v spin,wind, or twist together

intertwine the ribbons”
intertwined hearts”
Synonyms:
enlace, entwine, interlace, 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 make lacework by knotting or looping

Synonyms:
tat
Type of:
create from raw material, create from raw stuff
make from scratch

v make a loop in

Synonyms:
loop
Types:
crochet, hook
make a piece of needlework by interlocking and looping thread with a hooked needle
noose
make a noose in or of
Type of:
entwine, knit
tie or link together

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