Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) couple, twosome, duo, duet (a pair who associate with one another) "the engaged couple"; "an inseparable twosome"
- S: (n) couple, mates, match (a pair of people who live together) "a married couple from Chicago"
- S: (n) couple (a small indefinite number) "he's coming for a couple of days"
- S: (n) couple, pair, twosome, twain, brace, span, yoke, couplet, distich, duo, duet, dyad, duad (two items of the same kind)
- S: (n) couple ((physics) something joined by two equal and opposite forces that act along parallel lines)
- S: (v) match, mate, couple, pair, twin (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"
- S: (v) couple, couple on, couple up (link together) "can we couple these proposals?"
- S: (v) pair, pair off, partner off, couple (form a pair or pairs) "The two old friends paired off"
- S: (v) copulate, mate, pair, couple (engage in sexual intercourse) "Birds mate in the Spring"