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A Couple of

Definition of the adjective a couple of

What does a couple of mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. more than one but indefinitely small in number
    • example: a couple of roses
    • adjective position: attributive adjective (it occurs before the noun)
    • synonym of a couple of: a few
    • similar: few

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Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of American Usage and Style (2000)

by Bryan A. Garner

say a couple of days ago. For just the opposite tendency — the intrusive of — see of (b). coupon should be pronounced /koo- pon/, not /kyoo-pon/. The mispronunciation betrays an ignorance of French and of the finer points of English.

Google previewA dictionary of the English and Singhalese, and Singhalese and English languages (1830)

by Benjamin Clough

a pair, a brace, a couple; mixing, u- niting ; a couple of verses So«5 as much as eji.<no© sight) an ordinance of tlie buddhist priesthood, which enjoins it upon the priests not look beyond the length of a joke when travelling, or in ...

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It works in the comic book, but as the audiences have gotten older and more sophisticated, I think the stories need to grow up with them. This is a story about a couple of rival gangs and what goes wrong in a couple of days. (Todd McFarlane)
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