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du·o

 (do͞o′ō, dyo͞o′ō)
n. pl. du·os
1. Music A duet, especially two performers singing or playing together.
2. Two people or two things in close association: a duo of negotiators.

[Italian, from Latin, two; see dwo- in Indo-European roots.]

duo

(ˈdjuːəʊ)
n, pl duos or dui (ˈdjuːiː)
1. (Music, other) music
a. a pair of performers
b. another word for duet
2. (Theatre) a pair of actors, entertainers, etc
3. informal a pair of closely connected individuals
[C16: via Italian from Latin: two]

du•o

(ˈdu oʊ, ˈdyu oʊ)

n., pl. du•os.
1. duet.
2. two persons commonly associated with each other; couple.
3. two things ordinarily placed or found together; a pair: a duo of lovebirds.
[1580–90; < Italian < Latin: two]

duo-

a combining form meaning “two”: duotone.
[comb. form of Greek dýo, Latin duo two]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.duo - two items of the same kindduo - two items of the same kind    
fellow, mate - one of a pair; "he lost the mate to his shoe"; "one eye was blue but its fellow was brown"
2, II, two, deuce - the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one or a numeral representing this number
doubleton - (bridge) a pair of playing cards that are the only cards in their suit in the hand dealt to a player
2.duo - two performers or singers who perform together
musical group, musical organisation, musical organization - an organization of musicians who perform together
3.duo - a pair who associate with one anotherduo - a pair who associate with one another; "the engaged couple"; "an inseparable twosome"
pair - two people considered as a unit
same-sex marriage - two people of the same sex who live together as a family; "the legal status of same-sex marriages has been hotly debated"
4.duo - a musical composition for two performers
primo - the principal part of a duet (especially a piano duet)
secondo - the second or lower part of a duet (especially a piano duet)
musical composition, opus, piece of music, composition, piece - a musical work that has been created; "the composition is written in four movements"

duo

noun partnership, couple, pair, duet, twosome the famous singing and dancing duo

duo

noun
1. Two persons united, as by marriage:
2. Two items of the same kind together:
Translations
duó
duet

duo

[ˈdjuːəʊ] N (duos or dui (pl)) [ˈdjuːiː] (Mus, Theat) → dúo m

duo

[ˈdjuːəʊ] n
(MUSIC)duo m
(= pair) → duo m

duo

nDuo nt

duo

[ˈdjuːəʊ] n (gen) (Mus) → duo m inv
References in classic literature ?
Mr Burd points out that this passage is imitated directly from Cicero's "De Officiis": "Nam cum sint duo genera decertandi, unum per disceptationem, alterum per vim; cumque illud proprium sit hominis, hoc beluarum; confugiendum est ad posterius, si uti non licet superiore.
Brooke's nieces had resided with him, so that the talking was done in duos and trios more or less inharmonious.
3) Duo Duo, "The Buried Chinese Poets, 1970-1978" (Bei maizang de Zhongguo shiren, 1970-1978), Kaituo 3 (1988): 166-68.
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POP PERFORMANCE BY A DUO OR GROUP WITH VOCAL: ``Jump Jive an' Wail,'' Brian Setzer Orchestra.