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couple with

1. To connect or fasten two things together. A noun or pronoun can be used between "couple" and "with." We still need to couple the trailer with the truck before we can leave.
2. To form a pair with someone else. A noun or pronoun can be used between "couple" and "with." When the teacher told us that we could work with a classmate on the assignment, I immediately coupled with my best friend.
3. euphemism To have sexual intercourse with someone. A noun or pronoun can be used between "couple" and "with." My roommate hasn't been home any night this week—I wonder who he's coupling with.
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couple someone with someone

to join one person with another to make a pair. I coupled Todd with Amy for the dinner party.
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couple something with something

to join one thing with another to make a pair. We coupled the budget issue with the staffing issue for our agenda.
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couple with someone

Euph. to have sexual intercourse with someone. They coupled with each other in a night of passion.
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couple with something

to connect or join to something. This railroad car will couple with the engine. These cars did not couple with the others properly, and there was almost an accident.
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In addition, each aperture has a saturating coupling capability, so it is not possible to achieve tight coupling with a single aperture.
The miniature single piece flexible coupling developed by RELI-A-FLEX of Baldwin, NY, provides an alternate solution to the bellows coupling with higher torque capability, longer life capability, lower unit price and near equivalent performance in other important operating parameters.
For power transmission applications that require a strong, positive shaft coupling with limited misalignment capability, a roller chain coupling is often a good choice.
RAG Cumberland replaced the original motor and fluid coupling with a 600 HP motor and MagnaDrive Coupling.