[ en-leys ]
/ ɛnˈleɪs /

verb (used with object), en·laced, en·lac·ing.

to interlace; intertwine: to enlace strands of rope.
to bind or encircle with or as with a lace or cord: Vines enlaced the tree.

Words related to enlace

Also inlace.

Origin of enlace

1325–75; Middle English enlacen < Old French enlacier. See en-1, lace


en·lace·ment, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for enlace

/ (ɪnˈleɪs) /

verb (tr)

to bind or encircle with or as with laces
to entangle; intertwine

Derived forms of enlace

enlacement, noun
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