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.
Frank and Lu are a real odd couple but they quickly become the perfect duo.
He added: "Also the transatlantic connection, we are very much like a modernstyle odd couple, completely different on first impressions but actually we've got an awful lot in common.
Also the transatlantic connection, we are very much like a modern style odd couple, completely different on first impressions but actually we've got an awful lot in common.
Well you are in for a right one as of Thursday when the Anglo Cypriot Theatre (ACT) will present the comedy classic, The Odd Couple (Female Version) by Neil Simon.
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are an odd couple and are rarely seen together.
Another famous Ursa Major odd couple lies just out-side the bottom of the Big Dipper's bowl.
Summary: Emmy-winning actor Jack Klugman, best known for his starring roles in The Odd Couple and Quincy, M.
WOMEN take the lead as the Priory Theatre in Kenilworth present The Odd Couple - The Female Version.
Festen and The Odd Couple are both at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in Cardiff from Tuesday until Saturday.
Created and written by Howard Overman - give that man a proper second series, for this (like Sherlock and The Great Outdoors) is a mere three-parter - Vexed follows the mixed fortunes of an odd couple of detectives, Jack Armstrong (Toby Stephens) and Kate Bishop (Lucy Punch).
With The Odd Couple (Downtown/Atlantic), Gnarls Barkley is back with an exciting follow-up to its Grammy Award-winning St.
Somers married actor Jack Klugman, the future star of the television shows "Quincy" and "The Odd Couple," in 1953.
Duncan notes that though Longford and Elizabeth were married for nearly 70 years, they were the consummate odd couple.
They seemed an odd couple at first--one a conservative and established institution, the other a group of energetic disciples of hip-hop culture.