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noun as in rope, cord


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The empties then accumulated waiting to be recycled, held together with twine.

To date, twine’s events customers have included names like Microsoft, Amazon, Forrester and others, and the service is on track to do $1 million in bookings in 2021, the company says.

Coburn says twine has found a sweet spot with big corporate event programs.

Malina Busch’s gold-heavy abstraction on paper is bound in red twine so that it bends into three-dimensionality.

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.

Attaching food with skewers, toothpicks, fishing line, and twine.

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.

And I was fully dressed and it seemed as if all the tender parts of my body were tied up with twine.

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.

Landing nets round or square, are made of strong silk or best water twine cord.

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On this page you'll find 70 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to twine, such as: yarn, braid, coil, convolution, cordage, and knot.

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