An example of weave is when you interlace yarn together on a loom to make a blanket.
Wove folk tunes into the symphony.
That rug has a very tight weave.
Weave a basket.
Weaved our way through the heavy traffic.
A twill weave; a loose weave.
To weave flowers into one's hair.
Weaving through traffic.
A cloth of English weave.
To weave the plot of a story.
The ambulance weaved its way through the heavy traffic.
Origin of weave
- Middle English weven from Old English wefan webh- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Probably from Old Norse veifa "˜move around, wave', related to Latin vibrare.