Synonyms of couple in English:

couple


See definition of couple

noun

1‘the defenders feed a long pass to either of a couple of strikers’

SYNONYMS

pair, duo, duology, twosome, set of two, match

doublets, twins

brace, span, yoke

two, two of a kind

rare duplet, dyad, duad, doubleton

archaic twain

2‘a couple whose dream holiday plans have been ruined’

SYNONYMS

husband and wife, twosome

newly-weds, partners, lovers, cohabitees

informal item


verb

1‘the use of weights coupled with longer exercise periods is very demanding’

SYNONYMS

combine, integrate, mix, incorporate, accompany, link, team, associate, connect, ally

add to, join to

formal conjoin

ANTONYMS

divorce

2‘the vans could be coupled together to form a train’

SYNONYMS

connect, attach, join, fasten, fix, link, secure, tie, bind, strap, rope, tether, truss, lash, hitch, yoke, chain

stick, tape, glue, bond, cement, fuse, weld, solder

pin, peg, screw, bolt, rivet, clamp, clip

add, append, annex, subjoin

technical concatenate

ANTONYMS

separate


Phrases

    a couple of

      ‘a couple of drinks’

      SYNONYMS

      a few, two or three, a small number of

      North American

      a couple

      ANTONYMS

      several

      couple