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interweave Line breaks: inter|weave
Pronunciation: /ɪntəˈwiːv/

Definition of interweave in English:

verb (past interwove /ɪntəˈwəʊv/; past participle interwoven /ɪntəˈwəʊv(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.
twist together, weave together, twine together, wind together;
Nautical  marry
1.1 [with object] Blend closely: Wordsworth’s political ideas are often interwoven with his philosophical and religious beliefs
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  • 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.
interlink, link, connect, associate;
intermix, mix, merge, blend, fuse, interlock, knit, bind together

Words that rhyme with interweave

achieve, believe, breve, cleave, conceive, deceive, eve, greave, grieve, heave, interleave, khedive, leave, misconceive, naive, Neve, peeve, perceive, reave, receive, reive, relieve, reprieve, retrieve, sheave, sleeve, steeve, Steve, Tananarive, Tel Aviv, thieve, underachieve, upheave, weave, we've, Yves
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