in pairs

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of in pairs

: in a group of two people or things
  • working in pairs on an assignment
  • walking down the aisle in pairs

Word by Word Definitions

pair play pairs
  1. : two corresponding things designed for use together

  2. : two corresponding bodily parts or members

  3. : something made up of two corresponding pieces

  1. : to make a pair of

  2. : to cause to be a member of a pair

  3. : to arrange a voting pair between


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