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Synonyms for pair

couple

pair off or up

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Synonyms for pair

two items of the same kind together

two persons united, as by marriage

Synonyms for pair

a set of two similar things considered as a unit

two people considered as a unit

a poker hand with 2 cards of the same value

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form a pair or pairs

bring two objects, ideas, or people together

occur in pairs

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arrange in pairs

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His hopes of pairing off with Shelley also cause problems with her boyfriend Peter Barlow (played by Chris Gascoyne), who is Ciaran's old Navy pal and the reason for his visit.
Stories of members of ex-gay groups pairing off in same-sex couples abound, as do allegations of sexual and emotional abuse.
TPEs are pairing off with rigid plastics in everything from soft-touch consumer goods to flexible automotive air ducts.
Gravitationally pairing off with a neighboring, lower-mass star in the cluster's core, the dying pulsar steals mass from its new companion and spins back up.
For these reasons the major labels and the operators are pairing off in an informal content-distribution alliance that will persist until entrepreneurs and market forces produce viable off-carrier distribution channels.