Foursome meaning

fôrsəm
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A group of four, a quartet or a game (such as golf) played by four players, especially by two teams of two.
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An activity involving four people, such as a golf match.
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Of or engaged in by four.
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A group of four persons.
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(golf) A game involving four players, often two to a team.
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A fourgie, sex between four people.
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A group of four persons or things, especially two couples.
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Origin of foursome

  • Middle English four-som from Old English fēowra sum one of four fēowra genitive pl. of fēower four four sum one –some2

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • four +‎ -some

    From Wiktionary