Definitions of twine

  1. To unite closely; to make turns; to turn round.
  2. To twist spirally.
  3. To twist; wind round; embrace; make by twisting; as, to twine a garland.
  4. To wind, as two threads together: to twist together: to wind about.
  5. To twist; to wind or coil.
  6. To unite closely: to bend: to make turns: to ascend spirally round a support.
  7. form into a spiral shape; " The cord is all twisted"
  8. coil around; " Wisteria twining the fence posts"
  9. make by twisting together or intertwining; " twine a rope"
  10. A twist; a convolution.
  11. A strong thread composed of two or three smaller threads or strands twisted together, and used for various purposes, as for binding small parcels, making nets, and the like; a small cord or string.
  12. The act of twining or winding round.
  13. To twist together; to form by twisting or winding of threads; to wreathe; as, fine twined linen.
  14. To wind, as one thread around another, or as any flexible substance around another body.
  15. To wind about; to embrace; to entwine.
  16. To change the direction of.
  17. To mutually twist together; to become mutually involved.
  18. To wind; to bend; to make turns; to meander.
  19. To turn round; to revolve.
  20. To ascend in spiral lines about a support; to climb spirally; as, many plants twine.
  21. To twist together; wind round.
  22. To twist; to wind; to unite closely; to embrace; to gird.
  23. To twist; to wind around another, as a thread or cord; to wind or twist anything flexible around something else; to unite closely, as by twisting; to embrace; to turn round.
  24. Twining.
  25. A kind of strong cord made of twisted strands; an entwining.
  26. A cord composed of two or more threads twisted together: a twist.
  27. Act of winding round; strong twisted thread; a twist.
  28. A small cord.
  29. The act of twining.
  30. A strong thread composed of two or three smaller threads or strands twisted together; a twist; a convolution; act of winding round. See Twin.
  31. A strong thread composed of two or three smaller threads twisted together; cord; a twist.
  32. Of or like twine.
  33. Twined.
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