Definition for TWINE

TWINE, v.t. [Sax. twinan; D. twynen; Sw. tvinna; Dan. tvinder; from two.]

  1. To twist; to wind, as one thread or cord around another, or as any flexible substance around another body; as, fine twined linen. Exod. xxxix.
  2. To unite closely; to cling to; to embrace.
  3. To gird; to wrap closely about. Let wreaths of triumph now my temples twine. Pope.

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