Synonyms of imbricate


1. imbricate, put, set, place, pose, position, lay

usage: place so as to overlap; "imbricate the roof tiles"

2. imbricate, overlap

usage: overlap; "The roof tiles imbricate"


1. imbricate, imbricated, rough (vs. smooth), unsmooth

usage: used especially of leaves or bracts; overlapping or layered as scales or shingles

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