There are 2 translations of pair in Spanish:

pair1

Pronunciation: /per; peə(r)/

n

  • 1 1.1 (of shoes, socks, gloves) par (masculine) a pair of trousers unos pantalones, un par de pantalones a pair of scissors unas tijeras a pair of glasses unas gafas, un par de lentes or anteojos (Latin America/América Latina) I've only got one pair of hands solo tengo dos manos you need a sharp pair of eyes tienes que tener vista de lince to show a clean pair of heels poner* pies en polvorosa
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    • Skaters whizzed by in the rink behind them, but nobody moved to put on a pair of four-wheelers and join the throng.
    • There are four main landing gear units fitted in tandem pairs.
    • Whilst I was out, I also bought a couple of pairs of stockings.
    1.2 (in cards) pareja (f), par (m)
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    • One of my opponents had a pair of aces in her hand.
    • The lowest winning hand can be a single pair, an ace and king, or even a single high card.
    • Well, fate seemed to deny him any runs, pairs or face cards and even any metal implement to do some damage.
  • 2 2.1 (couple) pareja (feminine) the happy pair la feliz pareja a pair of rabbits un casal de conejos the seats were arranged in pairs los asientos estaban colocados de dos en dos or (in Latin America also/en América Latina también) de a dos 2.2
    (pairs plural)
    [Sport/Deporte] dobles (masculine plural)
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    • Sometimes Eileen will work with the children on a one to one basis, other times she will host a session with the children in pairs, so that they can speak and relate to each.
    • In this race everybody goes in pairs and each pair had to get a board and paddle out to a buoy about 10 meters out and back.
    • Players are invited to enter in pairs, although individuals can enter and be paired up on the day.

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Word of the day juerga
f
partying …
Cultural fact of the day

Bullfighting is popular in Spain and in Mexico, Colombia, Peru, and Venezuela. For some Spaniards it is crucial to Spanish identity. The season runs from March to October in Spain, from November to March in Latin America.

There are 2 translations of pair in Spanish:

pair2

vt

  • [objects] emparejar, formar pares con she was paired with Paul le pusieron a Paul de pareja
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    • Twelve months ago, the two teams were paired together in the quarter-finals.
    • This was designed to protect the integrity of the championship because of the possibility of leading contenders being paired together in the first round.
    • ‘Clarke and I were paired together to present a documentary on that year's Festival,’ says Bakewell.

vi

  • [Zoology/Zoología] aparearse
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    • White plumage may be critical for attracting a mate, but even after pairing with a female during the breeding season, a male that keeps a clean profile may have an advantage.
    • In many species pairs are stable for at least three years, and some butterflyfishes may pair for life.
    • These fish stay paired for at least a year and sometimes for their entire lifetime. They spawn year-round, usually near the full moon.

Phrasal verbs

pair off

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento [pupils/dancers] poner* en parejas; [objects/words] emparejar, formar pares con my friends tried to pair me off with John mis amigos me quisieron hacer gancho con John [colloquial/familiar] 1.1verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio formar parejas

pair up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento [objects] emparejar, formar pares con each child was paired up with a partner se puso a los niños en parejas 1.1verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio formar parejas

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Word of the day juerga
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partying …
Cultural fact of the day

Bullfighting is popular in Spain and in Mexico, Colombia, Peru, and Venezuela. For some Spaniards it is crucial to Spanish identity. The season runs from March to October in Spain, from November to March in Latin America.