duo duo  /ˈdu oʊ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) two items of the same kind
  2. (n) two performers or singers who perform together
  3. (n) a pair who associate with one another
  4. (n) a musical composition for two performers

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. I think they're a duo.
  2. The duo who also co-write the show and the songs they perform in it try out a slew of gags over numerous takes.
  3. As the crowd shrieks, Kyoko Kano, the elder of the slinky duo, dismisses the dancing girls with a flick of her green contact-lensed eyes.

News

  1. BC High duo prevails

    SHREWSBURY — The operative cliche is that sports are usually a marathon and not a sprint, unless, of course, your name happens to be Usain Bolt. But in the case of the state boys doubles final between the winning BC High tandem of freshman Caye Tittman and sophomore Charles Morris and an equally gritty Lexington duo of Jesse Kao and Dan Maffa, the former was certainly true.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

  2. Jefferson Airplane duo still singing the blues

    Hot Tuna, best known in its original acoustic duo format – with Airplane members Jorma Kaukonen on guitar and Jack Casady on bass –  make a concert stop as a trio, with Barry Mitterhoff on various stringed instruments.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Canton Repository

  3. HUB PICKS: Allen Glaser Duo performs today at Lakeshore Marina Resort

    Allen Glaser Duo performs from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. today at Lakeshore Marina Resort at 2 Lakeview Acres Drive 14 at Johnson Lake. 308-785-2836; www.lakeshoremarinafun.com. Free admission.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Kearney Hub

Quotes

  1. "This condition inhibits the duo from performing shows at the highest possible level," said a notice posted on their website Thursday.
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Art Garfunkel Source: CBC.ca

  2. Nuggets vice president of player personnel Rex Chapman said Iverson and Anthony will "be a dynamic duo together. They are going to take this franchise to new heights."
    on Dec 19, 2006 By: Rex Chapman Source: SI.com

  3. "Tymoshenko and Yanukovych are the united duo of the most complex and threatening Kremlin policy," Yushchenko said, charging that both were working on behalf of the Russian government.
    on Jan 14, 2010 By: Viktor Yushchenko Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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