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See definition of twined on Dictionary.com
  • as inbent
  • as intwisted

synonyms for twined

  • angled
  • arced
  • arched
  • bowed
  • contorted
  • crooked
  • drooping
  • hooked
  • humped
  • hunched
  • inclined
  • limp
  • looped
  • round
  • rounded
  • slumped
  • stooped
  • twisted
  • warped
  • wilted
  • arciform
  • curvilinear
  • doubled over
  • droopy
  • sinuous
  • slouchy
  • contorted
  • curled
  • gnarled
  • tangled
  • twisting
  • bent
  • braided
  • wrenched
  • awry

antonyms for twined

MOST RELEVANT
  • straight
  • clear
  • even
  • simple
  • straight
  • wholesome
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How to use twined in a sentence

For a prettier presentation, tie or truss the legs together with kitchen twine, if you have some.
THIS WHOLE HERB-ROASTED CHICKEN WITH HASSELBACK POTATOES IS A HOLIDAY-READY SHEET-PAN DINNERANN MALONEYNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Madame Ratignolle, more careful of her complexion, had twined a gauze veil about her head.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
A fragile arm twined itself about his neck and he kissed her on the lips.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
She twined her fingers in his hair, made him turn back and carry her to the place where her shrieking, laughing companions stood.
THE LEAVEN IN A GREAT CITYLILLIAN WILLIAM BETTS
I was compelled to go to her and kiss her, and she twined them softly about my neck and drew me to her and kissed me.
THE NEW MACHIAVELLIHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
Down the passage came a flutter of white garments; soft limbs were twined about her, some ends of hair fell on her face.
VILLA RUBEIN AND OTHER STORIESJOHN GALSWORTHY
She took her lover's hand and twined her fingers into his. '
THE CHILD OF PLEASUREGABRIELE D'ANNUNZIO
Mrs. St. John murmured, in a tone of infinite love and compassion, as she twined her arms around the trembling form.
A DREADFUL TEMPTATIONMRS. ALEX. MCVEIGH MILLER
The long, yellow arms twined themselves about the boy, and Tad felt himself going down.
THE PONY RIDER BOYS IN TEXASFRANK GEE PATCHIN
His long gaunt arms were bare, save for the shining bracelets that twined like serpents round his mighty wrists.
SARCHEDONG. J. (GEORGE JOHN) WHYTE-MELVILLE
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO TWINED

  • angled
  • arced
  • arched
  • arciform
  • bowed
  • contorted
  • crooked
  • curvilinear
  • doubled over
  • drooping
  • droopy
  • hooked
  • humped
  • hunched
  • inclined
  • limp
  • looped
  • round
  • rounded
  • sinuous
  • slouchy
  • slumped
  • stooped
  • twined
  • twisted
  • warped
  • wilted
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.