What is couple?

  • (verb): Make love.
    Synonyms: copulate, mate, pair
    See also — Additional definitions below

More definitions of "couple":

  • (noun): A pair who associate with one another.
    Example: "The engaged couple"
    Synonyms: twosome, duo, duet
  • (verb): Bring two objects, ideas, or people together.
    Synonyms: match, mate, pair, twin
  • (noun): A small indefinite number.
    Example: "He's coming for a couple of days"
  • (noun): Something joined by two equal and opposite forces that act along parallel lines.
  • (noun): A pair of people who live together.
    Example: "A married couple from Chicago"
    Synonyms: mates, match
  • (verb): Link together.
    Example: "Can we couple these proposals?"
    Synonyms: couple on, couple up

Famous quotes containing the word couple:

    After the first couple of months, she and Charlie didn’t see much of each other except at breakfast. It was a marriage just like any other marriage.
    Orson Welles (1915–1985)

    De gustibus non est disputandum;Mthat is, there is no disputing against HOBBY-HORSES; and, for my part, I seldom do ... for ... I keep a couple of pads myself, upon which, in their turns ... I frequently ride out and take the air.
    Laurence Sterne (1713–1768)

    Men commonly couple with their idea of marriage a slight degree at least of sensuality; but every lover, the world over, believes in its inconceivable purity.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)