Darby and Joan love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An elderly married couple who live a placid, harmonious life together and are seldom seen apart.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Probably after Darby and Joan, a couple in an 18th-century English ballad.]

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