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Synonyms for pair
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pair, brace(noun)

    a set of two similar things considered as a unit

    Synonyms:
    duad, brace, bracing, orthodontic braces, duet, dyad, twosome, gallus, couplet, bitstock, suspender, braces, yoke, twain, couple, span, duo, distich

  2. 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, gallus, duet, dyad, twosome, couplet, match, mates, suspender, braces, straddle, brace, twain, duette, couple, span, duo, distich

  3. pair(noun)

    two people considered as a unit

    Synonyms:
    brace, span, twosome, couplet, distich, duad, duet, couple, dyad, yoke, duo, twain

  4. pair(verb)

    a poker hand with 2 cards of the same value

    Synonyms:
    brace, span, twosome, couplet, distich, duad, duet, couple, dyad, yoke, duo, twain

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

    form a pair or pairs

    "The two old friends paired off"

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

  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, couple on, checkmate, meet, agree, partner off, equal, check, pit, equalize, cope with, tally, rival, geminate, mate, pair off, couple, correspond, equalise, couple up, oppose, twin, jibe

  7. pair, geminate(verb)

    occur in pairs

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

  8. pair, geminate(verb)

    arrange in pairs

    "Pair these numbers"

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

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

    engage in sexual intercourse

    "Birds mate in the Spring"

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

Wiktionary

  1. pair(noun)

    The exclusion of one member of a parliamentary party from a vote, if a member of the other party is absent for important personal reasons.

    Synonyms:
    duo

  2. pair(noun)

    Synonyms:
    duo

  3. pair(noun)

    Synonyms:
    duo

  4. pair(noun)

    Used with binary nouns (often in the plural to indicate multiple instances, since such nouns are plurale tantum)

    Synonyms:
    duo

  5. pair(noun)

    Synonyms:
    duo

  6. pair(noun)

    A poker hand that contains of two cards of identical rank, which cannot also count as a better hand.

    Synonyms:
    duo

  7. pair(noun)

    A score of zero runs (a duck) in both innings of a two-innings match

    Synonyms:
    duo

  8. pair(noun)

    Synonyms:
    duo

  9. pair(noun)

    Synonyms:
    duo

  10. pair(noun)

    Synonyms:
    duo

  11. pair(noun)

    Synonyms:
    duo

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. pair

    Synonyms:
    two, couple, span, brace

    Antonyms:
    one, several

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. pair(n.)

    Synonyms:
    two (of the same kind or suited to each other), couple, brace, SPAN

  2. pair(v. a. n.)

    Synonyms:
    couple

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    pairs, couple, torque, peers, couples, by, doublet, pares

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Veena
Indian

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