Synonyms for coupling

Synonyms for (noun) coupling

Synonyms: conjugation, coupling, union, sexual union, mating, pairing

Definition: the act of pairing a male and female for reproductive purposes

Usage: the casual couplings of adolescents; the mating of some species occurs only in the spring

Similar words: sex, sex activity, sexual activity, sexual practice

Definition: activities associated with sexual intercourse

Usage: they had sex in the back seat

Synonyms: coupler, coupling

Definition: a mechanical device that serves to connect the ends of adjacent objects

Similar words: mechanical device

Definition: mechanism consisting of a device that works on mechanical principles

Synonyms: yoke, coupling

Definition: a connection (like a clamp or vise) between two things so they move together

Similar words: connecter, connection, connective, connector, connexion

Definition: an instrumentality that connects

Usage: he soldered the connection; he didn't have the right connector between the amplifier and the speakers

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