noun, plural du·os.
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Definition for duo (2 of 2)
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Example sentences from the Web for duo
The Independent, quoted the duo as saying “we have some offers but we cannot say anything at the moment.”Juiciest ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Rumors (and Some Debunked Ones)|Rich Goldstein|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The duo have five of these rogue installations under their belts, with another coming in early 2015.#Setinthestreet: Your Street Corner Is Their Art Project|James Joiner|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Last September, the "designer" duo got booed at Lanvin's Paris fashion show after they arrived late to their front row seats.Kanye West and Kim Kardashian’s Balmain Campaign: High Fashion Meets Low Culture|Amy Zimmerman|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The CIA canceled the deal three years later, but by then the duo had received $81 million.The Luxury Homes That Torture and Your Tax Dollars Built|Michael Daly|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We could have played a duo show instead of hiring six people to tour with us.
His compositions consisted of a Grand duo and three Duets, which were published.The Violoncello and Its History|Wilhelm Joseph von Wasielewski
The Duo scrubbed each other daily in—a biscuit tin of water.Norman Ten Hundred|A. Stanley Blicq
Heri duo nomenclatores mei (habent sane ætatem eorum, qui nuper togas sumpserunt), ternis denariis ad laudandum trahebantur.A Dialogue Concerning Oratory, Or The Causes Of Corrupt Eloquence|Cornelius Tacitus
The old proverb, Ubi tres medici, duo athei, cast an opprobrium on the medical profession that can never have been just.Sir Thomas Browne and his 'Religio Medici'|Alexander Whyte
It is no wonder that the old saying ran: Ubi tres medici, duo sunt athei (Of three doctors two are sure to be atheists).The Wonders of Life|Ernst Haeckel
British Dictionary definitions for duo (1 of 2)
noun plural duos or dui (ˈdjuːiː)
- a pair of performers
- another word for duet