ace ace  /ˈeɪs/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number
  2. (n) one of four playing cards in a deck having a single pip on its face
  3. (n) someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
  4. (n) proteolytic enzyme that converts angiotensin I into angiotensin II
  5. (n) a major strategic headquarters of NATO; safeguards an area extending from Norway to Turkey
  6. (n) a serve that the receiver is unable to reach
  7. (v) succeed at easily
  8. (v) score an ace against
  9. (v) play (a hole) in one stroke
  10. (v) serve an ace against (someone)
  11. (adj) of the highest quality

Usage(s):

  1. By interfering with the activity of this enzyme, ace inhibitors keep blood vessels relaxed and pressure down.
  2. Seattle buddies and night-life impresarios Wade Weigel and Alex Calderwood realized that there was really no place to stay for the people in their crowd--designers, DJs and other.
  3. Because they already knew on the molecular level exactly how ace worked, Tepper's team also knew precisely which lab tests would determine whether ACE-2 had the same effects.

News

  1. Ace of Hearts guarantees winner within two weeks

    BY JACOB HUNSANGER 810-452-2609 • jhunsanger@mihomepaper.com LAPEER — Once again, the Lapeer Elks Club’s weekly Ace of Hearts game is set to explode with excitement. That’s because there is guaranteed to be a jackpot winner within the next two Mondays. read more
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Lapeer Area View

  2. Ace Parking Reflects on Time Warner's Customer Service Improvements

    Ace Parking, a professional parking service that is built on impeccable customer service, is lending its support to a new article that discusses improvements to Time Warner Cable's customer care. The company ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Ace Hood: Da Streets (Music Video)

    Ace Hood is finally set to drop his Trials & Tribulations on July 16th, but until then, he drops a visual for "Da Streets," a cut off the Rich Gang All-Stars tape. In the Ivan Berrios-directed clip, the Florida rapper keeps it grimey to go along with the lyrics.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Baller Status

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Quotes

  1. "It's what he did for us last year," manager Joe Girardi said. "We're all used to seeing it. CC has been an ace for a long time, whether it's been in this league or the National League. He's on a string right now and he's pitching great."
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Joe Girardi Source: The Canadian Press

  2. "After Na Yeon made the ace, I was kind of like, 'All right. OK. That's awesome. But let's just focus on trying to make your own putts now,'" Kim said.
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Christina Kim Source: The Associated Press

  3. "This guy is your ace, you got a 5-0 lead with the eighth and ninth hitters coming up, you feel pretty good about that inning and all of a sudden it turns into a six-run inning," Piniella said, obviously agitated.
    on Apr 13, 2007 By: Lou Piniella Source: ESPN

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