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Synonyms for couple
ˈkʌp əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. couple, twosome, duo, duet(noun)

    a pair who associate with one another

    "the engaged couple"; "an inseparable twosome"

    Synonyms:
    pas de deux, duad, duette, yoke, pair, duet, dyad, twosome, couplet, match, mates, brace, twain, span, duo, distich

    Antonyms:
    decouple, uncouple

  2. couple, mates, match(noun)

    a pair of people who live together

    "a married couple from Chicago"

    Synonyms:
    lucifer, duad, equal, yoke, pair, duet, dyad, twosome, friction match, couplet, match, mates, brace, mate, compeer, twain, peer, span, catch, duo, distich

    Antonyms:
    decouple, uncouple

  3. couple(noun)

    a small indefinite number

    "he's coming for a couple of days"

    Synonyms:
    duo, span, twosome, mates, couplet, distich, duad, duet, dyad, pair, match, yoke, brace, twain

    Antonyms:
    decouple, uncouple

  4. couple, pair, twosome, twain, brace, span, yoke, couplet, distich, duo, duet, dyad, duad(noun)

    two items of the same kind

    Synonyms:
    pas de deux, duad, bitstock, bracing, orthodontic braces, coupling, bridge, yoke, pair, gallus, duet, dyad, twosome, couplet, match, mates, suspender, braces, straddle, brace, twain, duette, span, duo, distich

    Antonyms:
    decouple, uncouple

  5. couple(verb)

    (physics) something joined by two equal and opposite forces that act along parallel lines

    Synonyms:
    duo, span, twosome, mates, couplet, distich, duad, duet, dyad, pair, match, yoke, brace, twain

    Antonyms:
    uncouple, decouple

  6. match, mate, couple, pair, twin(verb)

    bring two objects, ideas, or people together

    "This fact is coupled to the other one"; "Matchmaker, can you match my daughter with a nice young man?"; "The student was paired with a partner for collaboration on the project"

    Synonyms:
    fit, parallel, match, play off, touch, duplicate, gibe, equate, copulate, pair, couple on, checkmate, meet, agree, partner off, equal, check, pit, equalize, cope with, tally, rival, geminate, mate, pair off, correspond, equalise, couple up, oppose, twin, jibe

    Antonyms:
    decouple, uncouple

  7. couple, couple on, couple up(verb)

    link together

    "can we couple these proposals?"

    Synonyms:
    partner off, pair, twin, couple on, copulate, couple up, match, mate, pair off

    Antonyms:
    uncouple, decouple

  8. pair, pair off, partner off, couple(verb)

    form a pair or pairs

    "The two old friends paired off"

    Synonyms:
    partner off, pair, twin, couple on, copulate, match, geminate, mate, pair off, couple up

    Antonyms:
    decouple, uncouple

  9. copulate, mate, pair, couple(verb)

    engage in sexual intercourse

    "Birds mate in the Spring"

    Synonyms:
    partner off, pair, checkmate, twin, couple on, copulate, match, geminate, mate, pair off, couple up

    Antonyms:
    uncouple, decouple

Wiktionary

  1. couple(noun)

    To join in sexual intercourse; to copulate.

    Synonyms:
    few, handful

  2. couple(noun)

    Synonyms:
    pair, brace

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. couple(v)

    Synonyms:
    bracket, link, conjoin, unite, splice, buckle, button, clasp, pair, yoke, connect, tie, brace

    Antonyms:
    loose, part, isolate, separate, detach, divorce, uncouple, unclasp, untie

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. couple(n.)

    Synonyms:
    brace, pair, two (of the same kind)

  2. couple(n.)

    Synonyms:
    man and wife

  3. couple(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    join, conjoin, connect, unite, pair, link together

  4. couple(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    marry, wed

  5. couple(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    unite, pair

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. couple(n)

    Synonyms:
    two, pair, brace, span, couplet, team

  2. couple(v)

    Synonyms:
    join, link, connect, copulate

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "couple":

    torque, pair, two, few, pairs, partner, couples, marriage

How to pronounce couple?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say couple in sign language?

  1. couple

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How to use couple in a sentence?

  1. Anthony Fauci:

    By the beginning of 2021, we hope to have a couple hundred million doses.

  2. California Rory McIlroy:

    A couple of things in Dubai I wasn't quite happy with, so I worked on those in Florida last week, i tweaked my driver a little bit. I felt like I was struggling to turn it over from right-to-left, so I put the loft up. I felt like the rest of my game was in pretty good shape.

  3. John DeVore:

    I can't see any scenario where this doesn't make a reality singing competition better. It's win-win, if the couple breaks up, the drama is like gravy. If the chemistry cools, it's a win, because watching two celebrities bored in love would be entertaining. If the pair conspires, that's a fantastic controversy. Win.

  4. Donald Trump:

    I could have used different language in a couple of instances, but overall I’m happy with the outcome.

  5. Whitney Cummings:

    Its taken me a couple days to process the information I have learned about Chris, im devastated and enraged by what Ive read and learned.


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