Couple and Match


Couple noun - Two things of the same or similar kind that match or are considered together.
Usage example: a couple of socks

Match is a synonym for couple in group topic. In some cases you can use "Match" instead the word "Couple" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like pair, join two things. popular alternative

Nearby Words: coupled, coupler, couplet


Match noun - A pair of people who live together.

Couple is a synonym for match in action topic. You can use "Couple" instead the word "Match" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as marriage, group, pair, combine. popular alternative

Nearby Words: matched, matching, matcher

How words are described

good good couple good match
normal normal couple normal match
perfect perfect couple perfect match
straight straight couple straight match
Other adjectives: single, poor, actual, real, big, great, bad, main, famous, final, mixed, official, next, last.

Common collocations

time couple time match time
age couple age match age
personalities couple personalities match personalities

Both words in one sentence

  • Love Triangle This is a "mating urge" bringing together a pair that are a good genetic match to produce gifted children, and traditionally a Recognised couple will become lifemates.
    Source: Love Triangle
  • It tells the a series of stories involving various situations that the couple go through.Cute Idiotic Couple provides examples of the following tropes: Cat Fight: In one of the stories in the series, Kyouko and Sayaka have a "wrestling match".
  • The initials of the lead couple (JS and D) also match the initials of JMS and his wife at the time, Kathryn Drennan.
Cite this Source
Match and Couple. (2016). Retrieved 2022, August 18, from
Couple & Match. N.p., 2016. Web. 18 Aug. 2022. <>.
Match or Couple. 2016. Accessed August 18, 2022.
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