pair up - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [intransitive/transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theypair up
he/she/itpairs up
present participlepairing up
past tensepaired up
past participlepaired up
  1. to form a pair, or to make two people form a pair

    Two students from each class pair up to produce a short play.

See also main entry: pair