mates

Definitions of mates
  1. noun
    a pair of people who live together
    synonyms: couple, match
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    types:
    power couple
    a couple both of whom have high-powered careers or are politically influential
    DINK
    a couple who both have careers and no children (an acronym for dual income no kids)
    type of:
    family, family unit
    primary social group; parents and children
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