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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

References in classic literature ?
Yes; there's a pair of Vellingtons a good deal worn, and a pair o' lady's shoes, in number five.
Suddenly a distant sound of rapidly advancing wheels was heard, and almost immediately a carriage appeared, drawn by a pair of wild, ungovernable horses, while the terrified coachman strove in vain to restrain their furious speed.
As soon as that important business is concluded, I will have a pair of my own horses harnessed to convey it direct to Madame Danglars.
de Villefort, he fulfilled the predictions of Heloise to the letter, -- donned his dress suit, drew on a pair of white gloves, ordered the servants to attend the carriage dressed in their full livery, and drove that same night to No.
There was an interval of hesitation, whispering, and smiles; but the expression of solemn emotion on the faces of the betrothed pair did not change: on the contrary, in their perplexity over their hands they looked more grave and deeply moved than before, and the smile with which Stepan Arkadyevitch whispered to them that now they would each put on their own ring died away on his lips.
From all these mute signs and tokens of her presence, he naturally glanced at Barbara herself, who sat as mute as they, shelling peas into a dish; and just when Kit was looking at her eyelashes and wondering--quite in the simplicity of his heart-- what colour her eyes might be, it perversely happened that Barbara raised her head a little to look at him, when both pair of eyes were hastily withdrawn, and Kit leant over his plate, and Barbara over her pea-shells, each in extreme confusion at having been detected by the other.
The Kearney brothers had divided a suit between them, the elder wearing a tightly-fitting, single-breasted blue frock-coat and a pair of pink striped cotton trousers, while the younger candidly displayed the trousers of his brother's suit, as a harmonious change to a shining black alpaca coat and crimson neckerchief.
Give us two weeks more, Miss Carr--only two weeks to wash up our work and realize--and we'll give you a pair of 2.
Coventry pair Soumeya Anane and Natasha Hillyer again gave the Midlanders an early morale boost with a thrilling three-hour victory over the Surrey second string after a final set tiebreak but then had to concede their next rubber because Anane had strained her knee.
the 2 pairs share a like word; the other words are transposals .
Denby Dale's first pair, Carly Hoyle and Karen Seddon, got off to a comfortable 4-0 lead in the first set, but Mirfield's Linda Baldwin and Isabel Ibeson pulled back to 5-3 before the Denby Dale pair sealed the first set 6-3.
Go Au Pair developed the Au Pair Sis after working with Au Pairs for close to 25 years and finding the best way for an Au Pair to be successful is to maximize their cultural experience and help them interact with one another.
In a recent paper, Hurley (2007) studied how a given set of players might be combined into pairs so as to form a very effective team against an identical opposing team.
Yet according to Melissa Cowen, sales assistant at designer shoe boutique Jon Ian in Cardiff, 19 pairs is not that extravagant.
When they played recorded male solos to pairs of birds, the female joined in to sing along.