ADJ. beautiful, handsome, lovely | elderly, middle-aged, retired, teenage, young | bridal, honeymoon, married, newly-married, newly-wed The bridal couple stood up for the first dance. The hotel was full of honeymoon couples. | cohabiting, unmarried | heterosexual | gay, homosexual, lesbian, same-sex | childless, infertile childless couples seeking to adopt
VERB + COUPLE make They make a beautiful couple.
PHRASES the happy couple (= the bride and groom) We stood and drank a toast to the happy couple.