Meaning of COUPLE in English

COUPLE

adj ·see couple-close.

2. couple ·v to join in wedlock; to marry.

3. couple ·adj two of the same kind connected or considered together; a pair; a brace.

4. couple ·adj that which joins or links two things together; a bond or tie; a coupler.

5. couple ·vi to come together as male and female; to copulate.

6. couple ·adj a male and female associated together; ·esp., a man and woman who are married or betrothed.

7. couple ·v to link or tie, as one thing to another; to connect or fasten together; to join.

8. couple ·adj one of the pairs of plates of two metals which compose a voltaic battery;

— called a voltaic couple or galvanic couple.

9. couple ·adj two rotations, movements, ·etc., which are equal in amount but opposite in direction, and acting along parallel lines or around parallel axes.

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