couple (something) together

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couple (something) together

To connect or fasten two things together. We still need to couple the trailer and the truck together before we can leave.
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couple something together

to attach two parts of something together. Couple these two cars together and put them on track seven. You have to couple the ends of the two hoses together before you turn on the water.
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Sir James Munby, president of the High Court's family division, said social workers should apply a "common decency test" to keep couples together.
Regional Development Minister Geoff Brock said the single bedroom units to be built at the Barossa Village aged care facility in Nuriootpa will help keep elderly couples together and provide independence for single people, while maintaining links to its residential and community care services.
com)-- Jersey Native and new indie author Annie Edmonds says her erotic romance book is bringing couples together.
London, September 12 ( ANI ): A French dating site has found a novel way to bring potential couples together - showcasing single men inside human-sized toy boxes.
George Alagiah will be charting how social factors and changing attitudes have altered our ideas about ethnicity, but more than anything, the films will show how love has drawn couples together and overcome prejudice.
Now, after two decades of research, he reveals his conclusion that one and the same mimetic mechanism creates first love and then hate, draws couples together then drives them apart, plays them both like puppets on strings.
Thiruvenkatanathan's approach couples together a pair of miniature tuning forks electrically so that the resulting pattern of vibration depends on any asymmetry or mismatch between the coupled resonators.
Judith Isherwood, chief executive of Wales Millennium Centre, said: "When we received Mr and Mrs Cosslett's letter, we thought it would be a great idea to bring five couples together to symbolise 50 years of West Side Story.
It isn't always easy, as classes and extracurricular activities push the couples together again.
Andrew Bell, a PhD student who is carrying out the research, said he had interviewed the couples together and individually for up to three hours at a time.
So far, they've uncovered the truth about a sordid dating agency bringing married couples together, the death of a pregnant teenager and a hit-and-run incident.
The Peace Corps does not discourage gays from joining; they just cannot place gay couples together.
NEARLY 50 Hindu hard-liners, one of whom is pictured right, burned Valentine's Day cards and posters showing couples together, in New Delhi, the Indian capital, yesterday in protest at the international day of love.
Wilkes, best friend of Robbie Williams, will rove around the UK hoping to get couples together in the show,Love On A Saturday Night.
hanging pictures showing same-sex couples together or a group of men or women in a park setting