Duo - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈduːoʊ|  American pronunciation of the word duo
Brit.  |ˈdjuːəʊ|  British pronunciation of the word duo


- two items of the same kind (syn: brace, couple, couplet, distich, duad, duet, dyad, pair, span, twain, twosome, yoke)
- two performers or singers who perform together (syn: duet, duette)
- a pair who associate with one another (syn: couple, duet, twosome)
- a musical composition for two performers (syn: duet, duette)


The comedy duo will perform tonight.

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

He and his partner make quite a duo.

Word forms

singular: duo
plural: duos
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