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/ (ˈkʌpəldəm) /


the state of living as a couple, esp when regarded as being interested in each other to the exclusion of the outside world


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Nearby words

couple, couple-close, coupled, coupled pulse, coupled rhythm, coupledom, coupler, couples therapy, couplet, coupling, coupon
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Examples from the Web for coupledom

  • Until We Could is a romantic and realistic vision of coupledom.

    Watch This Amazing Ode to Marriage Equality, by Inaugural Poet Richard Blanco|Tim Teeman|September 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
  • Real goes further, saying this quest for personal pleasure from coupledom breeds an impoverished view of relationships.

    Do Narcissists Have Better Sex?|Hannah Seligson|June 7, 2009|DAILY BEAST