couple Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “couple” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "couple" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

couplenoun

uk   us   /ˈkʌp.l̩/

couple noun (SOME)

B1 [S] two or a few things that are ​similar or the same, or two or a few ​people who are in some way ​connected: The ​doctor said my ​leg should be ​better in a couple ofdays. A couple ofpeopleobjected to the ​proposal, but the ​vastmajorityapproved of it. We'll have to ​wait another couple ofhours for the ​paint to ​dry. She'll be ​retiring in a couple moreyears. The weather's been ​terrible for the last couple ofdays. Many ​economistsexpectunemployment to ​fall over the next couple ofmonths. I'm ​sorry I didn't ​call you, but I've been very ​busy over the past couple ofweeks.
More examples

couple noun (TWO PEOPLE)

B1 [C, + sing/pl verb] two ​people who are ​married or in a ​romantic or ​sexualrelationship, or two ​people who are together for a ​particularpurpose: a married couple An elderly couple ​live (USlives) next ​door. Should the ​government do more to ​help young couples ​buytheir own ​homes? The couple ​skatedspectacularlythroughout the ​competition.
More examples

coupleverb

uk   us   /ˈkʌp.l̩/

couple verb (JOIN)

[T usually passive, usually + adv/prep] to ​join or ​combine: The ​sleepingcar and ​restaurantcar were coupled together. High ​inflation coupled withlowoutputspellsdisaster for the ​government in the ​election.

couple verb (HAVE SEX)

[I] formal When two ​people or two ​animals couple, they have ​sex.
(Definition of couple from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "couple" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

couplenoun

 us   /ˈkʌp·əl/

couple noun (SOME)

[U] two or a few things that are ​similar or the same, or two or a few ​people who are in some way ​connected: I’m ​packing a couple of ​sweaters in ​case it gets ​cold.

couple noun (TWO PEOPLE)

[C] two ​people who are ​married or who ​spend a lot of ​time together esp. in a ​romanticrelationship: We’re having two couples over for ​dinner.
(Definition of couple from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de couple
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Tesauro SMART: Numbers: groups of things according to number

“couple”: synonyms and related words:

También encontrarás palabras, frases y sinónimos relacionados con los temas:

Palabra del día
coeducational

having male and female students being taught together in the same school or college rather than separately

Palabra del día