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Definitions of dui

dui  (ˈdjuːiː) 


plural noun

  1. See duo

DUI (US) (law)


abbreviation for

  1. Driving Under the Influence: the crime of driving while classed as under the influence of alcohol or illegal drugs; drunk driving Also called (in some US states): DWI

duo  (ˈdjuːəʊ



Word forms:   plural duos dui   (ˈdjuːiː
  1. (music)
    1. a pair of performers
    2. another word for duet
  2. a pair of actors, entertainers, etc
  3. (informal) a pair of closely connected individuals

Word Origin

C16: via Italian from Latin: two


View thesaurus entry
= partnership, couple, pair, duet, twosome


Comment by Collins Dictionary (Admin) on 20 Oct 2014

'DWI' definition based on an original suggestion by DavedWachsman made on the 23 November 2012.

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