Synonyms of twin in English:

twin


See definition of twin

noun

1twins‘his wife discovered she was expecting twins’

SYNONYMS

identical twins, non-identical twins, fraternal twins

monozygotic twins, monozygous twins, dizygotic twins, dizygous twins

Siamese twins

2‘he led the way into a sitting room that was the twin of her own’

SYNONYMS

exact likeness, mirror image, double, duplicate, carbon copy, replica, image, living image, lookalike, clone

counterpart, match, pair, fellow, mate, partner

Doppelgänger

informal spitting image, spit and image, ringer, dead ringer


adjective

1‘the twin blocks of the stadium’

SYNONYMS

matching, identical, matched, paired

2‘the need to balance the twin aims of conservation and recreation’

SYNONYMS

closely related, closely linked, closely connected

corresponding, parallel, complementary

equivalent

3‘the twin blows of the party's electoral losses and its split over partition’

SYNONYMS

twofold, double, dual


verb

1‘the company twinned its core business of brewing with that of distilling’

SYNONYMS

combine, join, link, couple, pair, yoke, match