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Another word for pair

Noun
  1. Two items of the same kind together

  2. See also:

    same

    group

  3. Two persons united, as by marriage

  4. See also:

    group

Another word for pair

Verb

Synonym Study

  • Span is used esp. of a pair of horses harnessed together
  • Yoke applies to a pair of animals harnessed together for pulling a yoke of oxen
  • A brace , meaning two of a kind, applies esp. to certain animals or game birds a brace of pheasants, hounds, etc.
  • Couple applies to any two things of the same sort that are somehow associated a couple of dollars, or is used colloquially to mean several or a few I have to buy a couple of things
  • Pair is used of two similar or corresponding things that are associated together or are necessary in twos for proper use a pair of socks or of a single thing made up of two corresponding parts a pair of scissors