two·​some | \ ˈtü-səm How to pronounce twosome (audio) \

Definition of twosome

1 : a group of two persons or things : couple
2 : a golf singles match

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Examples of twosome in a Sentence

We were the first twosome out on the golf course this morning. those sisters are a constant twosome, going everywhere together
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First Known Use of twosome

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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19 Jun 2022

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“Twosome.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Jul. 2022.

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