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first couple (fɜːst ˈkʌpəl) 

Definitions

noun

  1. See the first couple

Example Sentences Including 'first couple'

Although he had no interest in art he still scanned the first couple of paragraphs to get the gist of the story.
MacNeill, Alistair Alastair McLean's 'Night Watch'
The first couple of days, you'll be restless, and thinking there's nothing to do, there's nobody to gossip about.
Clive Barker GALILEE (2001)
The necessity of making such judgments slowed the reactions of our first couple of models to the point of paralysis.
Asimov, Isaac The Complete Stories Volume 2

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