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  1. weave
    IPA[wēv]
  2. verb

    • 1. form (fabric or a fabric item) by interlacing long threads passing in one direction with others at a right angle to them:

      linen was woven in the district
    • 2. form (thread) into fabric by interlacing:

      some thick mohairs can be difficult to weave
    • 3. make (a complex story or pattern) from a number of interconnected elements:

      he weaves colorful, cinematic plots
      Synonym : invent, make up, fabricate, put together, construct, create, contrive, spin, tell, recount, relate, narrate, unfold
    • 4. include an element in (such a story or pattern):

      flashbacks are woven into the narrative

    noun

    • 1. a particular style or manner in which something is woven:

      scarlet cloth of a very fine weave
    • 2. a hairstyle created by weaving pieces of real or artificial hair into a person's existing hair, typically in order to increase its length or thickness:

      trailers show him with dyed blond hair and, in one scene, a flowing blond weave
  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: weave, plural noun: weaves

    • verb

      twist and turn from side to side while moving somewhere in order to avoid obstructions:

      take evasive action in an aircraft, typically by moving it from side to side.

    • verb

      form (fabric or a fabric item) by interlacing long threads passing in one direction with others at a right angle to them:

      interlace (threads) so as to form fabric:

    • noun

      a particular style or manner in which something is woven:

      a hairstyle created by weaving pieces of real or artificial hair into a person's existing hair, typically in order to increase its length or thickness:

    • verb

      twist and turn from side to side while moving somewhere in order to avoid obstructions:

      take evasive action in an aircraft, typically by moving it from side to side.

    • past participle of weave
    • past of weave
    • verb

      past participle of weave
    • past of weave
    • noun

      a method of weaving fabric in which either the warp or the weft predominates on the surface:
    • noun

      a common and basic style of weave in which the weft alternates over and under the warp.
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