couple Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés Cambridge dictionaries logo
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.

expend iconexpend iconMore 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.

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

coupleverb

uk   us   /ˈkʌp.l̩/
  • 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

“couple” in American English

Palabra del día

carnival

(a special occasion or period of) public enjoyment and entertainment involving wearing unusual clothes, dancing, and eating and drinking, usually held in the streets of a city

Palabra del día

Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
by Liz Walter,
February 03, 2016
My previous post (My leg hurts: Talking about illness (1)) presented some general vocabulary to use at the doctor’s. This one looks at some more specific areas of illness and explains some useful words and phrases that you may need to use or understand on a visit to the doctor’s. There are several

Aprende más 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Aprende más