suomi-englanti sanakirja

couple englannista suomeksi

  1. pariskunta, pari

  2. pariutua

  3. kytkeä yhteen

  4. pari kolme

  5. voimapari

  6. yhdistää

  7. paritella

  1. Substantiivi

  2. pari, pariskunta

  3. pari

  4. following noun in partitive pari

  5. voimapari

  6. Verbi

couple englanniksi

  1. Two partners in a romantic or sexual relationship.

  2. (RQ:Swift A Modest Proposa)

  3. (quote)
  4. Two of the same kind connected or considered together.

  5. ''A couple of police officers appeared at the door.''

  6. (quote-book)|Fables, of Aesop and Other Eminent Mythologists: with Morals and Reflexions||64|'Tis in some sort with ''Friends'' (Pardon the Coarseness of the illustration) as it is with ''Dogs in Couples''. They should be of the same Size; and Humour; and That which Pleases the One should Please the Other

  7. 1839, (w), ''(w)''

  8. (..)couple of tables; one of which bore some preparations for supper; while, on the other (..)
  9. A small number.

  10. (RQ:Dickens Nicholas Nickleby)

  11. 1891, (w), ''(w)''

  12. ‘Oh, merely a couple of hundred a year, but the work is slight, and it need not interfere very much with one’s other occupations.’
  13. 1902, (w), ''Across Coveted Lands'':

  14. When we got on board again after a couple of hours on shore(..)
  15. (quote-book)|chapter=1

  16. (quote-book)|title=(w)|chapter=1

  17. One of the pairs of plates of two metals which compose a voltaic battery, called a couple or couple.

  18. A turning effect created by forces that sum to zero in magnitude but produce a non-zero external torque.

  19. A couple-close.

  20. That which joins or links two things together; a bond or tie; a coupler.

  21. (RQ:Shakespeare Winter's Tale)

  22. (quote-book)

  23. Two or (a) small number of.

  24. (quote-book)" He trailed off.

  25. Two or few, a small number of.

  26. ''A couple fewer people show up every week.''

    ''I'll be there in a couple minutes.''

  27. (quote-journal)

  28. To join (two things) together, or (one thing) to (another).

  29. ''Now the conductor will couple the train cars.''

    ''I've coupled our system to theirs.''

  30. To join in wedlock; to marry.

  31. (quote-book)|The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, Volume 14|,_Volume_14.djvu|59|I am just going to perform a very good office, it is to assist with the archbishop, in degrading a parson who couples all our beggars

  32. To join in sexual intercourse; to copulate.

  33. 1987 Alan Norman Bold & Robert Giddings, ''Who was really who in fiction,'' Longman

  34. On their wedding night they coupled nine times.
  35. 2001 John Fisher & Geoff Garvey, ''The rough guide to Crete,'' p405

  36. She had the brilliant inventor and craftsman Daedalus construct her an artificial cow, in which she hid and induced the bull to couple with her ...
  37. To cause (two animals) to copulate, to bring (two animals) together for mating.

  38. two partners in a romantic or sexual relationship

  39. (uxi)

  40. a force (l); a moment

  41. an pair

  42. an accessory used to tightly attach two animals next to each other by the neck

  43. a pair of something

  44. a (l) of something, not to be mistaken as a few

  45. (quote-book)|title=Les Fiancées de l'Enfer|isbn=2-89021-363-3|page=200|passage=Je veux une pause pour une couple de jour.|t=I need a pause for a couple days.

  46. A group of two (gloss):

  47. A (l); two people joined in marriage.

  48. A breeding pair; two animals to be bred with each other.

  49. A lead or tie linked to two dogs to restrain them.

  50. A of measure for (gloss) fruits.

  51. One of two opposing roof beams (gloss)

  52. intercourse|Sexual intercourse; the act of sex.

  53. (alt form)

  54. (l) (two things)

  55. sexual liaison