|Origin:||Old English wefan|
|Origin:||Perhaps from Old Norse veifa 'to wave'|
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weave1 past tense wove, past participle woven
to make cloth, a carpet, a basket etc by crossing threads or thin pieces under and over each other by hand or on a loom:
cloth etc[intransitive and transitive]TIC
Only a few of the women still weave.
traditional basket weaving
to put many different ideas, subjects, stories etc together and connect them smoothly:
She weaves a complicated plot of romance and intrigue.
weave something together
the complex patterns which evolve when individuals' lives are woven together
to attract or interest someone very much