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1. pair

noun. ['ˈpɛr'] a set of two similar things considered as a unit.

Synonyms

  • Tweedledee and Tweedledum
  • Tweedledum and Tweedledee
  • brace

Antonyms

  • husband
  • repair
  • make
  • success

Etymology

  • paire (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • paria (Latin)

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  • buenos-aires
  • billionaire
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  • solitaire
  • sinclair
  • praxair
  • nationair

Example sentences of the word au-pair


1. Noun Phrase
Approximately 12,000 families with working parents enlist the help of an au pair to care for their children.

2. Noun Phrase
If you're using a piece of software like Turbotax au pair taxes will flag this form you.

3. Noun Phrase
InterExchange connects au pair candidates with host families in other countries.

4. Noun Phrase
You must consider your marital status when filing for au pair taxes.

2. pair

noun. ['ˈpɛr'] two items of the same kind.

Synonyms

  • twosome
  • two
  • mate
  • doubleton
  • yoke
  • deuce
  • brace
  • couplet
  • fellow
  • duet
  • couple
  • dyad
  • II
  • 2
  • span
  • twain
  • duo
  • duad

Antonyms

  • unmask
  • uncover
  • artifact
  • undress

Etymology

  • paire (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • paria (Latin)

3. pair

noun. ['ˈpɛr'] two people considered as a unit.

Synonyms

  • gathering
  • duo
  • assemblage
  • twosome
  • yoke
  • duet

Antonyms

  • disconnect
  • disassemble
  • detach
  • unscrew

Etymology

  • paire (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • paria (Latin)

4. pair

verb. ['ˈpɛr'] form a pair or pairs.

Synonyms

  • pair off
  • unify
  • unite
  • partner off

Antonyms

  • malfunction
  • inactivity
  • uncouple
  • natural elevation

Etymology

  • paire (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • paria (Latin)

5. pair

verb. ['ˈpɛr'] bring two objects, ideas, or people together.

Synonyms

  • match
  • mismate
  • twin
  • mismatch
  • bring together
  • join
  • mate

Antonyms

  • exclude
  • arise
  • show
  • fall short of

Etymology

  • paire (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • paria (Latin)

6. pair

noun. ['ˈpɛr'] a poker hand with 2 cards of the same value.

Antonyms

  • ride

Etymology

  • paire (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • paria (Latin)

7. pair

verb. ['ˈpɛr'] arrange in pairs.

Synonyms

  • geminate
  • arrange

Antonyms

  • disengage
  • lose track
  • ignore

Etymology

  • paire (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • paria (Latin)

8. pair

verb. ['ˈpɛr'] engage in sexual intercourse.

Synonyms

  • sleep together
  • sleep with
  • hump
  • sodomize
  • sodomise
  • have it away
  • be intimate
  • eff
  • deflower
  • jazz
  • join
  • bonk
  • screw
  • mate
  • ruin
  • nick
  • get laid
  • fuck
  • cover
  • do it
  • bang
  • ride
  • have it off
  • know
  • service
  • have sex
  • lie with
  • make love
  • have a go at it
  • copulate
  • conjoin
  • couple
  • bed
  • serve
  • bugger
  • breed
  • mount
  • roll in the hay
  • get it on
  • love
  • have intercourse
  • make out

Antonyms

  • miss
  • open
  • walk
  • discontinue

Etymology

  • paire (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • paria (Latin)

9. AU

noun. a unit of length used for distances within the solar system; equal to the mean distance between the Earth and the Sun (approximately 93 million miles or 150 million kilometers).

Synonyms

  • Astronomical Unit

10. Au

noun. a soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element; occurs mainly as nuggets in rocks and alluvial deposits; does not react with most chemicals but is attacked by chlorine and aqua regia.

Synonyms

  • gold foil
  • graphic tellurium
  • 24-karat gold
  • pure gold
  • gold
  • guinea gold
  • noble metal
  • gold dust
  • atomic number 79
  • dental gold
  • gold leaf
  • sylvanite

Antonyms

  • nonmetallic
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