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Synonyms for pairing
ˈpɛər ɪŋpair·ing

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  1. 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"

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

  2. pairingnoun

    the act of grouping things or people in pairs

    sexual union, conjugation, mating, coupling, union

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  1. List of paraphrases for "pairing":

    matching, mating, twinning, match

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  1. Chloe Shorten:

    We knew Peggy wanted to be working so we started the long process of teaching her how to herd and work with a shepherd without relying on voice commands, we used repetitive and positive reinforcement and instead of pairing a verbal command with an action, we'd use a physical hand gesture… For example, thumbs up means 'good girl.'.

  2. Kelsey Crowe:

    I wanted the tone of this book to be super friendly and relatable and even light so People You aren't turned off by it because it's such a heavy topic, encountering Emily's work, it seemed like such a good pairing of mindsets about how to make People You feel comfortable with the awkwardness of this situation, which is being there in times of suffering.

  3. Rachel Courtney:

    I realized that the world was moving on but in a lot of respects, I wasn't, heidi ended up pairing me up with another woman who was a mentor, who had lost her father in an aircraft disaster.

  4. Christian Horner:

    The way Daniel's driving at the moment, I don't believe there's a better driver in Formula One than Daniel, the thought of the pairing is fantastically exciting for us.

  5. Happy Pops:

    I love creating innovative treats that appeal to Canada's diverse tastes, i started Happy Pops to bring all-natural, handcrafted flavour to Canadians, so French's locally-grown ketchup is a perfect pairing.

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