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EtymologyEdit

From French couplet

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /ˈkəplɨt/

NounEdit

couplet (plural couplets)

  1. (literature) A pair of lines with rhyming end words.
  2. A pair of one-way streets which carry opposing directions of traffic through gridded urban areas.
    5th Street is one-way west only and 6th Street is one-way east only. Together, they form a couplet in Downtown Los Angeles.

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French couplet.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: cou‧plet

NounEdit

couplet n (plural coupletten, diminutive coupletje n)

  1. verse of a song

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

couple +‎ -et.

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couplet m (plural couplets)

  1. (literature) couplet

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