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Synonyms of twine in English:


  • a ball of twine
    string, cord, strong thread, yarn
  • verb

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  • 1 she twined her arms around his neck
    wind, entwine;
    wrap, lace, wreathe
  • 2 convolvulus had twined around the stems of the espaliers
    entwine itself, coil, loop, twist, spiral, curl, snake
  • 3 a spray of jasmine was twined in her hair
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