Synonyms of weave
1 knitDictionary • She then weaves the fibres together to make the traditional Awatum basket.
knit • Sport knits the whole family close together.
twist • The fibres are twisted together during spinning.
intertwine • Trees and creepers intertwined, blocking our way.
unite • They have agreed to unite their efforts to bring peace.
merge • He wants to merge the two agencies.
fuse • Conception occurs when a single sperm fuses with an egg.
braid • She had almost finished braiding Louisa's hair.
entwine • He entwined his fingers with hers.
intermingle • The two cultures intermingle without losing their identity.
2 zigzagDictionary • The cyclists wove in and out of the traffic.
wind • The Moselle winds through some 160 miles of tranquil countryside.
move in and out
weave your way
3 createDictionary • The author weaves a compelling tale of life in London during the war.
create • He's creating a whole new language of painting
tell • He told his story to the Sunday Times.
recount • He then recounted the story.
narrate • The film is a story about power, narrated by an old sailor.
make • They now make cars at two plants in Europe.
build • Developers are now proposing to build a hotel on the site.
relate • He was relating a story he had once heard.
spin (informal) • She had spun a story that was too good to be true.
construct • The boxes should be constructed from rough-sawn timber.
invent • He invented the first electric clock.
unfold • Mr Wills unfolds his story with evident enjoyment.
contrive • The oil companies were accused of contriving a shortage of gasoline to justify price increases.
fabricate • All the tools are fabricated from high-quality steel.
4 incorporateDictionary • She weaves imaginative elements into her poems.
incorporate • The agreement allowed the rebels to be incorporated into the police force.
include • The trip was extended to include a few other events.
mix • Oil and water don't mix.
blend • Blend the ingredients until you have a smooth cream.
integrate • No attempt was made to integrate the parts into a coherent whole.
merge • His features merged into the darkness.
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blendIf you blend substances together or if they blend, you mix them together so that they become one substance.
• Blend the ingredients until you have a smooth cream.
braidIf you braid hair or a group of threads, you twist three or more lengths of the hair or threads over and under each other to make one thick length.
• She had almost finished braiding Louisa's hair.
buildIf you build something, you make it by joining things together.
• Developers are now proposing to build a hotel on the site.
Thesaurus for weave from the Collins English Thesaurus
to form (a fabric) by interlacing (yarn, etc), esp on a loom