odd couple


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odd couple

A particularly unlikely or mismatched pair of people. Though the senator and her running mate are quite the odd couple on paper, the partnership is clearly intended to broaden the scope of her appeal to voters in the upcoming election. We're a bit of an odd couple, all right, but the differences between my girlfriend and I seem to balance each other out.
See also: couple, odd

odd couple

see under strange bedfellows.
See also: couple, odd
References in classic literature ?
They were an odd couple to go driving; but he saw a trunk beside the coachman's legs.
Before landing her "Laverne & Shirley" gig in 1976, opposite Cindy Williams, Marshall worked on other shows, like "The Odd Couple" and "Paul Sand in Friends and Lovers." Her most recent acting gig was in 2016, on the new rebooted version of her "Odd Couple" series, which starred Matthew Perry.
NEIL Simon, who wrote comedic hits such as The Odd Couple and Plaza Suite, has died aged 91.
Even his comedy works like "The Odd Couple" and "Barefoot in the Park" did good business and were also critically well received.
TheGreek comedy play to cool us down during the summer months, according to the tagline, will be The Odd Couple by Neil Simon starring Giannis Zouganelis and Vladimiros Kyriakides.
I entirely agree with V Johnson that "that they seem like an odd couple and I can't see that they are suited".
For me they seem like an odd couple and I can't see that they are suited, so like Paul I would be surprised if this marriage lasted.
Frank and Lu are a real odd couple but they quickly become the perfect duo."
Odd Couple is certainly being seen by more people than anything I've ever done, but the character I played in Reno 911 for six seasons, Lieutenant Dangle, had the most notoriety.
Neal Hefti: The Odd Couple Theme; John Clark: MK447JC1, MK447JC2, MK447JC3, MK495JC1, MK495JC2, MK495JC3, Corporations Are Not People.
MERYL Streep says her marriage to husband Don Gummer is so strong because they are the "perfect odd couple".
RUST AND BONE Film4 11.45PM La Vie En Rose Oscarwinner Marion Cotillard and Bullhead's Belgian bruiser Matthias Schoenaerts make a distinctly odd couple in freakily stylised Beauty And The Beast for a busted Eurozone.
Father and son Whitehall, meanwhile, are an odd couple, but not as odd as this week's guest pairing: John Prescott and Noel Fielding.
The Odd Couple on Stage and Screen: A History With Cast and Crew Profiles and an Episode Guide