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Synonyms for coupleˈkʌp 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, couple, 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, couple, 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, couple, 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, couple, 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, 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, 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, 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

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

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


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