Synonyms for (noun) interlocking

Synonyms: mesh, meshing, interlock, interlocking

Definition: the act of interlocking or meshing

Usage: an interlocking of arms by the police held the crowd in check

Similar words: grab, catch, snatch, snap

Definition: the act of catching an object with the hands

Usage: Mays made the catch with his back to the plate; he made a grab for the ball before it landed; Martin's snatch at the bridle failed and the horse raced away; the infielder's snap and throw was a single motion


Synonyms: mesh, meshing, interlocking, engagement

Definition: contact by fitting together

Usage: the engagement of the clutch; the meshing of gears

Similar words: impinging, striking, contact

Definition: the physical coming together of two or more things

Usage: contact with the pier scraped paint from the hull

Synonyms for (adjective) interlocking

Synonyms: interlacing, interlinking, interlocking, interwoven

Definition: linked or locked closely together as by dovetailing

Similar words: complex

Definition: complicated in structure; consisting of interconnected parts

Usage: a complex set of variations based on a simple folk melody; a complex mass of diverse laws and customs