Meaning of MATCHING in English

MATCHING

adjective

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

a matching colour (= one that is the same as something else )

I bought some gloves and a scarf in a matching colour.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Emily was wearing a dark green skirt and matching blouse.

In the kitchen was a rustic oak table and six matching chairs.

Keeshan wore a striped tie with a matching pocket handkerchief.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A handset would contain an ultrasonic transmitter and the television fitted with a matching receiver.

And I could stick some shiny leaves together to make matching curtains.

He returned and pulled back the iron door with some effort; the matching door to the car itself was a little easier.

Or will Doc Croc end up as a matching handbag and shoe set!?

The round dining table is dark rosewood with a matching set of chairs.

Their profiles looked like matching cameos as Lais whispered in her sister's ear.

Thorunn shone in an ivory silk off-the-shoulder gown with full train and matching headband.

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