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dice

dice

 
pronunciation:
daIs
parts of speech:
plural noun, transitive verb, intransitive verb
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part of speech: plural noun
definition 1: small cubes with dots on each side numbering one to six, often used in pairs for board games and games of chance.
She threw the dice and rolled two sixes.
 
definition 2: any game using these cubes, such as craps.
They've been playing dice all afternoon.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: diced, dices, dicing
definition: to cut into small cubes.
I need to dice the potatoes for the potato salad.
similar words:
chop
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to play a game using dice.
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