Words Like PAIR
We have put together a list of words that are similar to PAIR.
34 Alternative Words Similar to pair
7 examples of pair
a pair or flight of stairs
a pair of gloves or stockings; a pair of shoes.
a pair of horses; a pair of oxen.
a pair of scissors; a pair of pants; a pair of tongs; a pair of bellows.
there were two pairs on the final vote
The student was paired with a partner for collaboration on the project
Matchmaker, can you match my daughter with a nice young man?
10 definitions of pair
A number of things resembling one another, or belonging together; a set. “A pair of beads.” Chaucer. Beau. & Fl. “Four pair of stairs.” Macaulay. [Now mostly or quite disused.]
Two things of a kind, similar in form, suited to each other, and intended to be used together
Two of a sort; a span; a yoke; a couple; a brace
A married couple; a man and wife.
A single thing, composed of two pieces fitted to each other and used together
Two members of opposite parties or opinion, as in a parliamentary body, who mutually agree not to vote on a given question (in order, for example, to allow the members to be absent during the vote without affecting the outcome of the vote), or on issues of a party nature during a specified time.
In a mechanism, two elements, or bodies, which are so applied to each other as to mutually constrain relative motion.
To be joined in pairs; to couple; to mate, as for breeding.
To suit; to fit, as a counterpart.
Same as To pair off. See phrase below.