verb (used with object), twined, twin·ing.
verb (used without object), twined, twin·ing.
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Origin of twine1
OTHER WORDS FROM twinetwine·a·ble, adjectivetwiner, noun
Words nearby twine
Definition for twine (2 of 2)
verb (used with or without object), twined, twin·ing.Scot.
Origin of twine2
Example sentences from the Web for twine
It’s a title that twines usefully with the John Grisham novel, if only to suggest that the British monarchy is both organized and a crime — at least to the hopes, sensibilities and perhaps even the survivability of its occupants.
On the eve of the biggest game of the season, the Chiefs’ offensive line is being held together by duct tape, twine and good intentions.Kansas City’s Banged Up O-Line Has Given Patrick Mahomes Plenty Of Time — Not That He Needs It|Josh Hermsmeyer|February 5, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
Tie the parsley, thyme and bay leaf into a bundle with kitchen twine.This nourishing navy bean and ham soup is a meal in a bowl|Ellie Krieger|December 3, 2020|Washington Post
Today, that’s a no-no, because twine can get caught in conveyor belts and machinery, and the thin paper can rip.Mailing gifts this year? Here are tips from the pros on how to box up your items properly.|Jura Koncius|December 3, 2020|Washington Post
The stainless steel blades can also tackle cardboard and twine as well as meat and veggies.
Attaching food with skewers, toothpicks, fishing line, and twine.Epic Meal Empire’s Meat Monstrosities: From the Bacon Spider to the Cinnabattleship|Harley Morenstein|July 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It might be on a closet shelf or perhaps in the attic, wrapped tightly in thick twine.
Twine dispenser: This is sort of a medium-advanced chef gift.
She had a small cardboard sign of her own hanging by some twine from her neck.
Henry Burns passed him the box, and with nervous fingers the banker broke the twine with which the boys had secured it.The Rival Campers|Ruel Perley Smith
And I was fully dressed and it seemed as if all the tender parts of my body were tied up with twine.Jaffery|William J. Locke
When the twine that holds your two-piece Rod together has been thoroughly wet, then when dry, and before using it again, wax well.
The lad "broke" each of the four pistols, picked up a piece of twine and strung them together through each trigger-guard.The Trail of the Lonesome Pine|John Fox, Jr.
Landing nets round or square, are made of strong silk or best water twine cord.