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 for couple
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a pair who associate with one another; "the engaged
           couple"; "an inseparable twosome" [syn: couple,
           twosome, duo, duet]
      2: a pair of people who live together; "a married couple from
         Chicago" [syn: couple, mates, match]
      3: a small indefinite number; "he's coming for a couple of days"
      4: two items of the same kind [syn: couple, pair, twosome,
         twain, brace, span, yoke, couplet, distich,
         duo, duet, dyad, duad]
      5: (physics) something joined by two equal and opposite forces
         that act along parallel lines
      v 1: 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" [syn:
           match, mate, couple, pair, twin]
      2: link together; "can we couple these proposals?" [syn:
         couple, couple on, couple up] [ant: decouple,
      3: form a pair or pairs; "The two old friends paired off" [syn:
         pair, pair off, partner off, couple]
      4: engage in sexual intercourse; "Birds mate in the Spring"
         [syn: copulate, mate, pair, couple]

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