duo

play
noun \ˈdü-(ˌ)ō also ˈdyü-\

Definition of duo

plural

duos

  1. 1 :  duet

  2. 2 :  pair 2

Examples of duo in a sentence

  1. The comedy duo will perform tonight.

  2. The author-illustrator duo will be signing their books tomorrow.

  3. He and his partner make quite a duo.

Origin and Etymology of duo

Italian, from Latin, two — more at two


First Known Use: 1590


duo-

combining form

Definition of duo-

  1. :  two duologue

Origin and Etymology of duo-

Latin duo


DUO Defined for English Language Learners

duo

play
noun \ˈdü-(ˌ)ō also ˈdyü-\

Definition of duo for English Language Learners

  • : two people who perform together, are usually seen together, or are associated with each other

  • : a piece of music that is performed by two musicians


DUO Defined for Kids

duo

play
noun \ˈdü-ō, ˈdyü-\

Definition of duo for Students

plural

duos

  1. 1 :  two people who are usually seen together

  2. 2 :  duet



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