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. 1729, (w), ''(w)''

  3. I calculate there may be about two hundred thousand couple whose wives are breeders; (..)
  4. Two of the same kind connected or considered together.

  5. (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

  6. 1839, (w), ''(w)''

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

  9. A couple of billiard balls, all mud and dirt, two battered hats, a champagne bottle (..)
  10. 1891, (w), ''(w)''

  11. ‘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.’
  12. 1902, (w), ''Across Coveted Lands'':

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

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

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

  17. Two forces that are equal in magnitude but opposite in direction (and acting along parallel lines), thus creating the turning effect of a torque or moment.

  18. A couple-close.

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

  20. (RQ:Shakespeare Winter)

  21. I’ll keep my stables where I lodge my wife; I’ll go in couples with her;
  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. (quote-journal)

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

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

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

  29. To join in wedlock; to marry.

  30. (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

  31. To join in sexual intercourse; to copulate.

  32. 1987 Alan Norman Bold & Robert Giddings, ''Who was really who in fiction,'' Longman

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

  35. 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 ...
  36. two partners in a romantic or sexual relationship

  37. (uxi)

  38. a force (l); a moment

  39. an pair

  40. An accessory used to tightly attach two animals next to each other by the neck.

  41. a pair of something.

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

  43. A couple; two people joined by a marital union or matrimony.

  44. A pair of animals of opposing genders (gloss)

  45. A group of two things or animals, a pair (gloss)

  46. A lead or tie linked to two dogs and used to restrain them.

  47. A measurement for fruits, especially when dried.

  48. One of two opposing roof beams (or the two as a pair)

  49. Sexual intercourse; the act of sex.

  50. (alt form)

  51. (l) (two things)

  52. sexual liaison