Definition of interweave in English:

interweave

Line breaks: inter|weave
Pronunciation: /ɪntəˈwiːv
 
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verb (past interwove /-ˈwəʊv/; past participle interwoven /-ˈwəʊv(ə)n/)

1Weave or become woven together: [with object]: the rugs are made by tightly interweaving the strands [no object]: the branches met and interwove above his head
More example sentences
  • But instead of neatly-folded hosiery, out comes a congealed mass of tightly interwoven tights, socks, bras and assorted accessories.
  • As I walked along the paths that interweave amongst the foliage I came upon something I had never seen there before.
  • Jonkers Street was already crowded with vehicles and pedestrians, which seemed to interweave without touching each other.
Synonyms
intertwine, entwine, interlace, interthread, splice, braid, plait; twist together, weave together, twine together, wind together; Nauticalmarry
1.1 [with object] Blend closely: Wordsworth’s political ideas are often interwoven with his philosophical and religious beliefs
More example sentences
  • Sexual attitudes, knowledge, and sexual experiences in earlier years are closely interwoven with sexual desire.
  • The fact is that the settlement of the West was closely interwoven with the evolution of arms technology in America.
  • The rejection of linear time is, for many postmodern thinkers, closely interwoven with two other crucial issues.
Synonyms
interlink, link, connect, associate; intermix, mix, merge, blend, fuse, interlock, knit, bind together

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