pair-v; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: form a pair; join two things together

Noah paired off the animals and led them to the ark.
I hate trying to pair socks after doing a load of laundry.
Can you pair beer with cheese?
Pair these numbers so that all the pairs add up to perfect squares.
Not everyone needs to be paired off romantically in this life.

VerbNet: amalgamate-22.2-2,mix-22.1-2-1,shake-22.3-2
FrameNet: Cause_to_amalgamate
PropBank: pair.01,pair.02
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 3, 4
WordNet Verb Particle Constructions, Multiword Expressions:
pair_off 1

Sense Number 2: copulate, mate

Birds pair in the spring.

VerbNet: NM
FrameNet: NM
PropBank: NM
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 5