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One entry found for deuce.
Main Entry: deuce
Pronunciation: primarystressd(y)üs
Function: noun
Etymology: from early French deus "two," from Latin duos (same meaning), from duo "two" --related to DUAL
1 a : the face of a die that bears two spots b : a playing card bearing the number two c : a throw of dice resulting in two points
2 : a tie in tennis after each side has scored 40
3 : 1DEVIL 1, dickens -- used chiefly as a mild oath

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