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Synonyms for coupling
ˈkʌp lɪŋcou·pling

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Wiktionary

  1. couplingnoun

    Synonyms:
    dependency

    Antonyms:
    cohesion

  2. couplingnoun

    act of joining together to form a couple

    Synonyms:
    dependency

    Antonyms:
    cohesion

  3. couplingnoun

    a device that couples two things together

    Synonyms:
    dependency

    Antonyms:
    cohesion

  4. couplingnoun

    the degree of reliance between two program modules

    Synonyms:
    dependency

    Antonyms:
    cohesion

  5. couplingnoun

    a connection between two electronic circuits such that a signal can pass between them

    Synonyms:
    dependency

    Antonyms:
    cohesion

  6. couplingnoun

    The property of physical systems that they are interacting with each other

    Synonyms:
    dependency

    Antonyms:
    cohesion

  7. couplingnoun

    sexual intercourse

    Synonyms:
    dependency

    Antonyms:
    cohesion

Princeton's WordNet

  1. yoke, couplingnoun

    a connection (like a clamp or vise) between two things so they move together

    Synonyms:
    conjugation, pairing, duad, brace, pair, union, duet, dyad, twosome, coupler, couplet, sexual union, yoke, mating, twain, couple, span, duo, distich

  2. coupling, couplernoun

    a mechanical device that serves to connect the ends of adjacent objects

    Synonyms:
    mating, pairing, coupler, sexual union, conjugation, yoke, union

  3. coupling, mating, pairing, conjugation, union, sexual unionnoun

    the act of pairing a male and female for reproductive purposes

    "the casual couplings of adolescents"; "the mating of some species occurs only in the spring"

    Synonyms:
    conjugation, colligation, conglutination, join, trades union, uniting, matrimony, unification, sum, wedlock, spousal relationship, sexual union, trade union, pairing, union, junction, conjunction, marriage, brotherhood, yoke, mating, labor union, jointure, coupler

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Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. coupling

    Synonyms:
    Bigeminy, see there [braunwald] (Cardiology)

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How to use coupling in a sentence?

  1. Faii Ong:

    That's exactly what we're doing with the glove, except that we are hiking it up. We're spinning the disk faster than a jet turbine, at about 20,000 rpm and we are coupling that directly to the hand.

  2. Gabrielle Union:

    For women in Hollywood, when they’re coupling, everything is about the brand. Everything is about latching on to a rising star, so you can kick your heels up. That’s never been my story, ever, i make sure to let people know all of the hard work that’s gone into my career. I want people to know the work that it took to get through UCLA, that I had student loans and worked. I was eating Top Ramen and lived well below my means. Now that it’s time to get married to a man who happens to play basketball and has done well for himself, I want to make it clear that I have in no way hitched my wagon to his star. I have my own wagon and star.

  3. Point Carbon:

    Flow-based market coupling will release extra transmission capacity which has not been available to the market so far, making better use of infrastructure, more use of cross-border capacity means more price convergence.

  4. Nancy Hogshead-Makar:

    The coupling of sexism and sport, having this be an exclusionary practice, is still a strong one.

  5. Nancy Hogshead-Makar:

    It's appalling what these huge differences are. Any fifth-grader can walk into your average high school or college softball baseball facility and say, 'Duh, that's not equal.' the coupling of sexism and sport, having this be an exclusionary practice, is still a strong one.

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Translations for coupling

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  • اقترانArabic
  • съединител, чифтосванеBulgarian
  • Kopplung, EinkopplungGerman
  • yhdistäminen, kytkentä, yhteenliittäminen, yhde, liitinFinnish
  • dépendanceFrench
  • युग्मनHindi
  • tengelykapcsolóHungarian
  • accoppiamentoItalian
  • ಜೋಡಣೆKannada
  • sprzęganie, sprzęg, sprzężeniePolish
  • зависимость, связь, соединитель, контакт, связанность, сцепка, муфта, стыковка, соединениеRussian
  • bağlamaTurkish
  • 耦合Chinese

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