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entwined in each other’s arms
  interconnected (not easily separated) or twisted together
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  • entwined in each other’s arms
  • The two economies are now entwined.
  • Flowers were entwined in her hair.
  • Our lives are entwined.

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  • bodies entangled, souls entwined
  • His grip was still entwined with Tala’s, but he felt his body being washed from his soul, meat from the bone, and with it went all the pain and weariness he ever held inside him, every scar, every wound, every bad memory.
    Mitch Albom  --  The Five People You Meet in Heaven
  • "I know," I said, and it was easy to believe him as we lay there in the early winter darkness, him kissing my forehead, my bare feet entwined with his.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Someone Like You
  • It’s good to feel his fingers entwined with mine again, not for show but in actual friendship.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Catching Fire
  • Our bodies are entangled, entwined, but Helene is foreign to me suddenly, unknowable as the heavens.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • Our fingers entwined.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory

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  • But life was also three girls skipping down the street, their arms entwined; Rocco Luciano paying his penny back faithfully, every single week; Rahel’s new baby.
    Margaret Peterson Haddix  --  Uprising
  • Boney leaned toward me, hands entwined.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • Later, our arms entwined, we strolled through the park, talking about our future together.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride
  • Both are honorable families, and both I have known, but my fate has always been most entwined with that of the Herondales.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • Our voices, wrapping around each other’s, entwining, and then tugging free, in the pitch black.
    Rick Yancey  --  The 5th Wave
  • He entwines his fingers behind my back and pulls me tightly against him.
    Rick Yancey  --  The Infinite Sea
  • Representative Santos moved to the front of the stage, hands now entwined behind her, and swept her eyes over the room.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • I believe that she now knows that her life is entwined with those of people who love her .
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • Entwined, we swing like a rocking chair.
    Susan Ee  --  Angelfall
  • I entwined my fingers with his and felt the warmth of his hand as something comforting.
    Jojo Moyes  --  Me Before You
  • Their entwined hands rested on the side of the table.
    Sarah J. Maas  --  Throne of Glass
  • "It’s so romantic, Sir P.," Mum Olga sighed, entwining her arm in his.
    Gail Carson Levine  --  Ella Enchanted
  • I see two trunks entwined.
    Katherine Applegate  --  The One and Only Ivan
  • Lorenzo tried to pull it out, but it only got more entwined.
    Joshua Davis  --  Spare Parts
  • Instead, I throw my arm over his chest and entwine my legs with his.
    Colleen Hoover  --  Hopeless
  • Both of us will die today, gunned down or smashed up or exploded in some terrible moment of fire and twisted metal, and when they go to bury us we’ll be so melted together and entwined they won’t be able to separate the bodies; pieces of him will go with me, and pieces of me will go with him.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Delirium
  • Thus I was ready to bide my time and discover what might felicitously happen, see what Sundays like this—entwined amid the other promising days of the onrushing summer—would bring.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • This isn’t quite as good, although it has its own song: In days of yore, from Britain’s shore,
    Wolfe, the dauntless hero, came
    And planted firm Britannia’s flag
    On Canada’s fair domain.
    Here may it wave, our boast, our pride
    And join in love together
    The thistle, shamrock, rose entwine
    The Maple Leaf forever.
     Miss Lumley’s jaw quivers in a frightening way when we sing this.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye
  • They saw a large oil painting of two snakes entwined together that hung on the wall.
    Lemony Snicket  --  The Reptile Room
  • I teased, enjoying the incongruous thought of him entwined in amorous embrace with the ample Mrs. Fitz.
    Diana Gabaldon  --  Outlander
  • He turned again, focusing now on the wall, on a bundle of wires there, entwined like arteries, leaving the room and heading down the hall.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King
  • Our hands were tightly entwined.
    James Patterson  --  1st to Die
  • Glorious and entwined.
    Nora Roberts  --  Dark Witch
  • No matter what he did, he was becoming more and more entwined in the dealings of the Glade.
    James Dashner  --  The Maze Runner
  • Emily stared at their entwined hands, blushed, but kept holding on.
    Sara Shepard  --  Pretty Little Liars
  • The body had eroded into a hill, entwined with grass and vines.
    Orson Scott Card  --  Ender’s Game
  • On Munich Street, a boy and girl were entwined.
    Markus Zusak  --  The Book Thief
  • The men went through their usual routine, bailing water into the raft and entwining themselves for warmth.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • "Yeah, about that," says Peeta, entwining his fingers in mine.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • She slept like that, her head tucked under Jace’s chin, her spine fitted to his body, their legs entwined.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • The Dean entwined his fingers on his stomach and waited for the plea he expected.
    Ayn Rand  --  The Fountainhead
  • I picked up the stylus before realizing it was entwined with a pair of tiny green snakes.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Sea of Monsters
  • His fingers were entwined, resting on the table in front of him.
    Wes Moore  --  The Other Wes Moore
  • And then, at last, as he crept around yet another bend, he saw a solid wall ahead on which two entwined serpents were carved, their eyes set with great, glinting emeralds.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • Two cat-snake monsters stood in the center of the palette, their necks entwined.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Red Pyramid
  • In the crook of his arm was a long staff entwined with two living serpents.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Last Olympian
  • —Pope’s Illiad Cora stood foremost among the prisoners, entwining her arms in those of Alice, in the tenderness of sisterly love.
    James Fenimore Cooper  --  The Last of the Mohicans
  • They stood from the couch, still entwined, and he led her quietly to the bedroom.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Lucky One
  • Will crashed into Marcus, entwining them both in the ropes as the pegs tore loose from the ground.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Last Song
  • Come see this pair entwining here in my own bed!
    Homer  --  The Odyssey
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