in·ter·twine / ˌintərˈtwīn/ • v. twist or twine together: [tr.] a net made of cotton intertwined with other natural fibers | [intr.] the coils intertwine with one another like strands of spaghetti. ∎ [tr.] fig. connect or link (two or more things) closely: Dickens has been very clever to intertwine all these aspects and ideas.DERIVATIVES: in·ter·twine·ment n.