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  • as inbalance
  • as inpair

synonyms for pair off

  • adjust
  • harmonize
  • offset
  • readjust
  • stabilize
  • weigh
  • accord
  • attune
  • cancel
  • collate
  • compensate
  • correspond
  • counteract
  • counterbalance
  • equalize
  • equate
  • even
  • level
  • match
  • neutralize
  • nullify
  • oppose
  • parallel
  • poise
  • redeem
  • set
  • square
  • steady
  • tie
  • come out
  • come out even
  • make up for

antonyms for pair off

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  • aid
  • approve
  • assist
  • differ
  • disagree
  • forfeit
  • help
  • imbalance
  • lose
  • support
  • disproportion
  • overbalance
  • unbalance
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How to use pair off in a sentence

He stood, with the air of a hero, both arms extended towards the amazed pair of lovers.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Under the long lashes of low lids a pair of eyes black and insolent set off the haughty lines of her scarlet lips.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Here the pair reached the "Dun Cow" and retired to their respective quarters.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Since words have different meanings, we may sometimes find that a pair of words exemplify all three Laws, as plough and sword.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
The opposite of these two methods of rote learning is my method, which injects an active process between each pair of words.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
It is usually applied only where there is a natural suggestiveness between each pair of words.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
The poor dandy showed a pair of straight coat-tails instanter, and the whole table joined in a "tremenjous" roar.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
The lazy giant was sprawling on the most comfortable of the sofas; the pair were alone in the dainty little drawing-room.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
They were a well-matched pair; iron-nerved, both of them, the sort of men to face sudden death open-eyed and unafraid.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
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