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noun, noun, used as a prefix

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English Meaning(s) for 夫婦

  1. married couple; husband and wife; man and wife
noun, used as a prefix
  1. his and hers; pair of objects, one larger (for man), one smaller (for woman)

Definition and Synonyms for 夫婦

Couple a pair who associate with one another
Synonyms: ペア, ペヤ, つがい, つがう, デュオ, アベック, カップル, 一対, 二人組, 夫婦
Couple a pair of people who live together
Synonyms: ペア, ペヤ, つがい, つがう, アベック, カップル, 夫婦, 好一対, , 番える
Married Couple two people who are married to each other
Synonyms: 伉儷, 夫妻, 夫婦, 夫婦関係, 妹背
Married a person who is married
Synonyms: 夫婦

Meanings for each kanji in 夫婦

husband; man Kanji Details »
lady; woman; wife; bride Kanji Details »

Categories 夫婦 is a member of

Individual a human being
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Family primary social group
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Pair two people considered as a unit
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 夫婦

Sample Sentences for 夫婦

Mr. and Mrs. Smith are a good match.
It is good to feel that nothing can come between a man and wife.
They are not a well-matched couple.
Let's use our experiences to nurture the sense needed to make marital relations go well.
The couple quarreled, but soon made up.

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