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Synonyms for couple
ˈkʌp əlcou·ple

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Wiktionary

  1. couplenoun

    To join in sexual intercourse; to copulate.

    Synonyms:
    few, handful

  2. couplenoun

    Synonyms:
    pair, brace

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. coupleverb

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

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. couple, twosome, duo, duetnoun

    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, matchnoun

    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. couplenoun

    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, duadnoun

    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. coupleverb

    (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, twinverb

    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 upverb

    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, coupleverb

    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, coupleverb

    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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. couplenoun

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

  2. couplenoun

    Synonyms:
    man and wife

  3. coupleverb

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

  4. coupleverb

    Synonyms:
    marry, wed

  5. coupleverb

    Synonyms:
    unite, pair

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. couplenoun

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

  2. coupleverb

    Synonyms:
    join, link, connect, copulate

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "couple":

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

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How to use couple in a sentence?

  1. Andrew Heaney:

    I felt in control of the game for the most part, had a couple of walks I wasn’t happy about, but those guys turned a couple of double plays behind me.

  2. Jakob Chychrun:

    It's nice to come back a couple of times, nice to have that adversity and keep tying it up, keeping giving ourselves a chance, we did some good things and it (stinks) not getting the two points.

  3. Chief Executive Mario Longhi:

    People can say whatever they want, and I think China has been saying a lot of things for the past couple of decades, you need to ask yourself what, from a practical perspective, is really happening. We need to see the proof in actions, not just in verbiage.

  4. Joe Raedle/Getty:

    There will be a couple of what we call fast boats will come up to the capsule at that point and make sure that everything is safe on the outside of the capsule for it to be hoisted on board the recovery ship, at that point, the recovery ship is moving in and in communications with the fast boats ...once everybody gives the thumbs up that we are ready to be hoisted aboard it will get lifted aboard by a crane and cradled on board the aft portion of the ship.

  5. Pat McCarthy:

    I was there when she was speaking. There were a couple of people in the corner that booed. But it was nothing significant. And it didn’t disrupt the event at all, i would have to suspect whoever was booing at that event was not a member of this local. … We respect her and we have no problems with the mayor.


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