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  Words related to twine

Related / Similar Words: string, twist, distort, intertwine, entwine, enlace, interlace, lace, wind, wrap, roll

 

Definition:
  • a lightweight cord;
  • form into a spiral shape; "The cord is all twisted";
  • spin or twist together so as to form a cord; "intertwine the ribbons"; "Twine the threads into a rope";
  • make by twisting together or intertwining; "twine a rope";
  • wrap or coil around; "roll your hair around your finger"; "Twine the thread around the spool";
  • coil around; "Wisteria twining the fence posts";

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    See Also: roll up, wrap up

     

    Hyponyms: chalk line, snap line, snapline, packthread, wring, wrench, contort, deform, distort, entangle, tangle, mat, snarl, intertwine, entwine, enlace, interlace, lace, spin, weave, interweave, wreathe, wind, fold, wattle, pleach, plash, ravel, knot, splice, spool, reel, ball, clue, clew, coil, loop, curl

     

    Grouped Verbs: intertwine, entwine, enlace, interlace, lace

     

    Derivational Morphology: intertwine, entwine, enlace, interlace, lace, string, thread, draw, distorted shape, distortion, kink, twist, twirl, twiner, curler, hair curler, roller, crimper, axial rotation, axial motion, roll, winder

     

     
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