# What does a couple 3 mean?

## What does a couple 3 mean?

There is also the idiom a couple-three or a couple-four—meaning two or three, two or four—which gives you a larger range with correspondingly increased vagueness. You can extend this—“I need a couple-twelve days to finish the job”—but this will be received as distinctly jocular.

### Is 3 considered a couple?

Verdict: couple is used of small numbers most of the time, but usually at least two or more.

#### What is a couple 2 or 3?

A couple most strictly means two, but it’s often used casually to mean much the same thing as a few, which commonly means around two, three, or four—it can be relative to the situation and the size of the numbers under discussion.

**What number is a couple?**

two

A couple: Everyone seems to agree that “a couple” means two. If you have a couple of options, you can safely assume that you will have to choose between A and B, and only A and B. A Few: Here’s where things tend to get confusing. I’ve asked different people how many they thought the words “a few” referred to.

**How many is couple of hours?**

How many is a couple?(hours,days,weeks,months,years) A couple usually means two but in certain situations can mean approximately two. We call a romantic relationship between two people a “couple” because there are two people and only two people.

## What does no more than 3 mean?

No more than three = Not more than three. Three is the maximum number of whatever we’re talking about. There could be one, two or three, but no more. You can bring no more than three guests to the party.

### Is a couple 2 or 5?

A couple: Everyone seems to agree that “a couple” means two. If you have a couple of options, you can safely assume that you will have to choose between A and B, and only A and B. A Few: Here’s where things tend to get confusing. I’ve asked different people how many they thought the words “a few” referred to.