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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.
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.
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]
a combining form meaning “two”: duotone.
[comb. form of Greek dýo, Latin duo two]
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|Noun||1.||duo - 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|
|3.||duo - 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)