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Definition 1: one of the four playing cards in a deck that have two spots - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for deuce in the sense of this definition

(deuce is a kind of ...) one of a pack of cards that are used to play card games

Definition 2: a word used in exclamations of confusion - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where deuce or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • what the devil
  • the deuce with it
  • the dickens you say

Synonyms for deuce in the sense of this definition

(deuce is a kind of ...) an abrupt excited utterance

"she gave an exclamation of delight" "there was much exclaiming over it"

Definition 3: the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one or a numeral representing this number - [noun denoting quantity]

Synonyms for deuce in the sense of this definition

(deuce is a kind of ...) one of the elements that collectively form a system of numeration

"0 and 1 are digits"

(... is a kind of deuce ) expressions used when when two dice are thrown and both come up showing one spot

(... is a kind of deuce ) two items of the same kind

Definition 4: a tie in tennis or table tennis that requires winning two successive points to win the game - [noun denoting state]

(deuce is a kind of ...) equality of score in a contest

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