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Synonyms for couple

husband and wife

couple something to something

Synonyms

  • link to
  • connect to
  • pair with
  • unite with
  • join to
  • hitch to
  • buckle to
  • clasp to
  • yoke to
  • conjoin to

couple something with something

Synonyms

  • combine with
  • accompany by
  • mix with
  • join with
  • unite with
  • compound with
  • amalgamate with
  • incorporate with
  • link with

Synonyms for couple

two items of the same kind together

two persons united, as by marriage

to join one thing to another

to come or bring together in one's mind or imagination

to engage in sexual relations with

Synonyms for couple

a pair who associate with one another

a pair of people who live together

a small indefinite number

(physics) something joined by two equal and opposite forces that act along parallel lines

bring two objects, ideas, or people together

link together

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form a pair or pairs

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The altered position of the scapula alters the force couple of muscle groups, both at glenohumeral and scapulothoracic articulation.
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Why would the Chinese government need to clarify that government officials "did not violate" family planning regulations when they did not force couples to have abortions, unless forced abortion is continuing and indeed standard for unapproved pregnancies under the Two-Child Policy?
Changes to a law that would force couples with hereditary or incurable medical conditions to seek court permission before they could marry have been vetoed by the Shura Council.
It is not uncommon for some community elders to force couples to annul their marriages because they happen to be from the same gotra.
You can't force couples to stay together just because there are kids involved.
The Tory leader also defended changes to the tax credit system which will take effect today and force couples with children to work 24 hours a week - up from 16 hours - in order to qualify for the assistance.
Aa Avirama Golan, writing in the same paper, warned that the law would apply only to a tiny number of couples and would in practice entrench the power of the rabbis, who before approving a wedding would still force couples to submit to lengthy and humiliating investigations to ensure that neither was a Jew.
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