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To wind or twist something - synonyms or related words

wind

verb

to wrap or twist something around itself or around something else

twist

verb

to wind something around something else

tangle

verb

if something tangles, or if you tangle it, its parts become twisted round each other or round something else so that they look untidy and are difficult to separate

entangle

verb

to twist someone or something up in something such as a wire or net, so that they are stuck and cannot easily be set free

entwine

verb

to curl or twist one thing around another

twine

verb

to twist, grow, or wind round something, or make something do this

bind

verb

to wind a length of cloth, ribbon etc around something several times

tweak

verb

to pull or twist a part of someone’s body

braid

verb

to twist fibres around each other to make a rope or braid

plait

verb

to twist three long lengths of hair, rope, wool etc over and under each other to make one single piece. The usual American word is braid

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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hypocaust

an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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