|1.||[ noun ] a set of two similar things considered as a unit|
|Related terms:||set Tweedledum_and_Tweedledee geminate|
|2.||[ noun ] two items of the same kind|
|Synonyms:||couple twain couplet brace span yoke twosome distich duo duet dyad duad doubleton|
|Related terms:||two doubleton geminate|
|3.||[ noun ] two people considered as a unit|
|Related terms:||gathering couple yoke copulate|
|4.||[ verb ] form a pair or pairs|
|Synonyms:||couple partner_off pair_off|
"The two old friends paired off"
|Related terms:||unite couple|
|5.||[ verb ] bring two objects, ideas, or people together|
|Synonyms:||match couple mate twin|
"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"
|Related terms:||join mismate mismatch match couple yoke match|
|6.||[ verb ] occur in pairs|
|Related terms:||occur geminate|
|7.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 11481|
|8.||[ verb ] arrange in pairs|
"Pair these numbers"
|Related terms:||arrange geminate couple|
|9.||[ verb ] (sexuality) make love|
|Synonyms:||mate couple copulate|
"Birds mate in the Spring"
|Related terms:||join love breed tread serve deflower backcross nick sodomize sodomise ride couple spouse sexual_intercourse coupling mate|
|10.||[ noun ] (cards) a poker hand with 2 cards of the same value|