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en·twine

 (ĕn-twīn′)
v. en·twined, en·twin·ing, en·twines
v.tr.
To twine around or together: The ivy entwined the column.
v.intr.
To twine or twist together.

en·twine′ment n.

entwine

(ɪnˈtwaɪn) or

intwine

vb
(of two or more things) to twine together or (of one or more things) to twine around (something else)
enˈtwinement, inˈtwinement n

en•twine

(ɛnˈtwaɪn)

v.t., v.i. -twined, -twin•ing.
to twine about, around, or together.
[1590–1600]
en•twine′ment, n.

entwine


Past participle: entwined
Gerund: entwining

Imperative
entwine
entwine
Present
I entwine
you entwine
he/she/it entwines
we entwine
you entwine
they entwine
Preterite
I entwined
you entwined
he/she/it entwined
we entwined
you entwined
they entwined
Present Continuous
I am entwining
you are entwining
he/she/it is entwining
we are entwining
you are entwining
they are entwining
Present Perfect
I have entwined
you have entwined
he/she/it has entwined
we have entwined
you have entwined
they have entwined
Past Continuous
I was entwining
you were entwining
he/she/it was entwining
we were entwining
you were entwining
they were entwining
Past Perfect
I had entwined
you had entwined
he/she/it had entwined
we had entwined
you had entwined
they had entwined
Future
I will entwine
you will entwine
he/she/it will entwine
we will entwine
you will entwine
they will entwine
Future Perfect
I will have entwined
you will have entwined
he/she/it will have entwined
we will have entwined
you will have entwined
they will have entwined
Future Continuous
I will be entwining
you will be entwining
he/she/it will be entwining
we will be entwining
you will be entwining
they will be entwining
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been entwining
you have been entwining
he/she/it has been entwining
we have been entwining
you have been entwining
they have been entwining
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been entwining
you will have been entwining
he/she/it will have been entwining
we will have been entwining
you will have been entwining
they will have been entwining
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been entwining
you had been entwining
he/she/it had been entwining
we had been entwining
you had been entwining
they had been entwining
Conditional
I would entwine
you would entwine
he/she/it would entwine
we would entwine
you would entwine
they would entwine
Past Conditional
I would have entwined
you would have entwined
he/she/it would have entwined
we would have entwined
you would have entwined
they would have entwined
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.entwine - tie or link together
conjoin, join - make contact or come together; "The two roads join here"
purl stitch - make with purl stitches
loop, intertwine - make a loop in; "loop a rope"
2.entwine - spin,wind, or twist togetherentwine - spin,wind, or twist together; "intertwine the ribbons"; "Twine the threads into a rope"; "intertwined hearts"
distort, twine, twist - form into a spiral shape; "The cord is all twisted"
wreathe, wind - form into a wreath
twine - make by twisting together or intertwining; "twine a rope"
wattle - interlace to form wattle
plash, pleach - interlace the shoots of; "pleach a hedge"
ravel, tangle, knot - tangle or complicate; "a ravelled story"
splice - join by interweaving strands; "Splice the wires"

entwine

intwine

entwine

verb
To move or proceed on a repeatedly curving course:
Translations
يَشْبِكُ، يَحْبِكُ
vikle
körülfon
vefja/fléttast um
apvytisupinti
apvītiepīt
dolamaksarmak

entwine

[ɪnˈtwaɪn] VT (= plait) → entrelazar; (= twist around) → enroscar

entwine

[ɪnˈtwaɪn]
vi
(= twist) [plants] → s'entrelacer
to entwine with sth → s'enlacer à qch
(= link together) → s'enchevêtrer
vtentrelacerE-number [ˈiːnʌmbər] n (British)additif m, additif m alimentaire

entwine

vt (= twist together) stems, ribbonsineinanderschlingen; they entwined their handssie schlangen ihre Hände ineinander; to be entwined with something (fig)mit etw verflochten sein; to be entwined in something (fig)in etw (acc)verwickelt sein
visich ineinanderschlingen or -winden

entwine

[ɪnˈtwaɪn] vtintrecciare

entwine

(inˈtwain) verb
to wind round.
References in classic literature ?
Cora stood foremost among the prisoners, entwining her arms in those of Alice, in the tenderness of sisterly love.
Gracefully entwining his own personal story with that of his family opens lucid discussions on issues ranging from Lampedusa to Italian food.
The coerciveness of prepackaged femininity and the nauseous entwining of postwar American consumerism with the destruction in Vietnam inspire these montages, in which ads filled with nubile models are made to speak against themselves and lovely homes are infiltrated with shots of burning villages, napalmed peasants, and tense GIs.
Three women holding bands, entwining, have the chasteness of young girls frolicking on a beach; two lift another in a leap.