Definitions for DEUCEdus, dyus

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word DEUCE

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

deucedus, dyus(n.)

  1. a card having two pips.

    Category: Games

  2. the face of a die having two pips. a cast or point of two in dice.

    Category: Games

  3. a situation, as a tied score in a game, in which a player must score two successive points or games to win.

    Category: Sport

Origin of deuce:

1425–75; < MF: two < L duōs

deucedus, dyus(n.)

  1. devil; dickens (used as a mild oath):

    Where the deuce did they hide it?

Origin of deuce:

1645–55; appar. identical with deuce1

Princeton's WordNet

  1. deuce(noun)

    a tie in tennis or table tennis that requires winning two successive points to win the game

  2. two, 2, II, deuce(noun)

    the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one or a numeral representing this number

  3. devil, deuce, dickens(noun)

    a word used in exclamations of confusion

    "what the devil"; "the deuce with it"; "the dickens you say"

  4. deuce, two(noun)

    one of the four playing cards in a deck that have two spots

Webster Dictionary

  1. Deuce(noun)

    two; a card or a die with two spots; as, the deuce of hearts

  2. Deuce(noun)

    a condition of the score beginning whenever each side has won three strokes in the same game (also reckoned "40 all"), and reverted to as often as a tie is made until one of the sides secures two successive strokes following a tie or deuce, which decides the game

  3. Deuce(noun)

    the devil; a demon

Freebase

  1. Deuce

    Deuce is the third studio album by West Coast Dallas rapper The D.O.C., and the second since the car accident which severely damaged his larynx. The only single released from Deuce was "The Shit", which features fellow former-N.W.A. members MC Ren and Ice Cube, along with Snoop Dogg and Six2. The album was originally meant to be completely produced by Dr. Dre and released through Aftermath Entertainment. However D.O.C. and Dre argued over whether D.O.C. should be rapping on the album. D.O.C. The D.O.C.'s presence on this album is minimal however, making an appearance to introduce tracks or perform in skits such as "My Prayer" and "Souliloquy". Deuce focuses primarily on showcasing other artists on D.O.C.'s Silverback Records label, including U.P.-T.I.G.H.T., El Dorado, and in particular, Six2.

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. DEUCE

    An honest card, in fact the only one that is never known to beat tray.

Anagrams of DEUCE

  1. Educe


Translations for DEUCE

Translation

Find a translation for the DEUCE definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these DEUCE definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"DEUCE." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 21 Dec. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/DEUCE>.

Are we missing a good definition for DEUCE?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for DEUCE: