Synonyms of pair in English:

pair


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noun

1‘a pair of gloves’

SYNONYMS
set of two, set, matching set, matched set, two of a kind

2‘the pair were arrested on Saturday’

SYNONYMS
two, couple, duo, duology, brace, twosome
twins
archaic twain
rare duplet, dyad, duad, doubleton

3‘a pair of lines in Chaucer's first fabliau’

SYNONYMS
couplet, distich

4‘a coach and pair’

SYNONYMS
two horses, team, yoke, span

5‘they drank a toast of long life and many babies to the happy pair’

SYNONYMS
couple, man and wife, husband and wife, partners, lovers

verb

1‘a cardigan paired with a matching skirt’

SYNONYMS
match, put together, couple, twin, partner, marry up

Phrases

    pair off

    ‘Rachel paired up with Tommy’


    SYNONYMS
    get together, join up, link up, team up, unite, form a partnership, form a couple, make a twosome