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entwine

[en-twahyn]
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verb (used with or without object), en·twined, en·twin·ing.
  1. to twine with, about, around, or together.
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Also intwine.

Origin of entwine

First recorded in 1590–1600; en-1 + twine1
Related formsen·twine·ment, nounun·en·twined, adjective
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entwine

intwine

verb
  1. (of two or more things) to twine together or (of one or more things) to twine around (something else)
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Derived Formsentwinement or intwinement, noun
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Word Origin and History for entwined

entwine

v.

also intwine, 1590s, from en- (1) "make, put in" + twine (n.). Related: Entwined; entwining.

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