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  Definition of twine
  1. a lightweight cord
  2. form into a spiral shape; "The cord is all twisted"
  3. spin or twist together so as to form a cord; "intertwine the ribbons"; "Twine the threads into a rope"
  4. make by twisting together or intertwining; "twine a rope"
  5. wrap or coil around; "roll your hair around your finger"; "Twine the thread around the spool"
  6. coil around; "Wisteria twining the fence posts"
Similar Words: string, twist, distort, intertwine, entwine, enlace, interlace, lace, wind, wrap, roll

 

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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