HyperDic: duo

English > 4 senses of the word duo:
NOUNquantityduo, couple, pair, twosome, twain, brace, span, yoke, couplet, distich, duet, dyad, duadtwo items of the same kind
groupduo, duet, duettetwo performers or singers who perform together
groupduo, couple, twosome, dueta pair who associate with one another
communicationduo, duet, duettea musical composition for two performers
duo > pronunciation
Soundsduw'ow
English > duo: 4 senses > noun 1, quantity
MeaningTwo items of the same kind.
Synonymscouple, pair, twosome, twain, brace, span, yoke, couplet, distich, duet, dyad, duad
Partsmate, fellowOne of a pair
Narrowerdoubleton(bridge) a pair of playing cards that are the only cards in their suit in the hand dealt to a player
Broadertwo, 2, II, deuceThe cardinal number that is the sum of one and one or a numeral representing this number
Spanishdúo, pareja, par, tándem
Catalanduo, parella, parell
English > duo: 4 senses > noun 2, group
MeaningTwo performers or singers who perform together.
Synonymsduet, duette
InstancesLaurel and HardyUnited States slapstick comedy duo who made many films together
Broadermusical organization, musical organisation, musical groupAn organization of musicians who perform together
Spanishdúo
Catalanduet, duo
English > duo: 4 senses > noun 3, group
MeaningA pair who associate with one another.
Synonymscouple, twosome, duet
Narrowersame-sex marriageTwo people of the same sex / sex who live together as a family
BroaderpairTwo people considered as a unit
Spanishdúo, pareja
Catalanduo, parella, parell
English > duo: 4 senses > noun 4, communication
MeaningA musical composition for two performers.
Synonymsduet, duette
PartsprimoThe principal part of a duet / duet (especially a piano duet / duet)
secondoThe second or lower part of a duet / duet (especially a piano duet / duet)
Broadermusical composition, opus, composition, piece, piece of musicA musical work that has been created
Spanishdueto, duette, duo, dúo, dupla
Catalanduet, duo

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