deuce deuce  /ˈdus/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a tie in tennis or table tennis that requires winning two successive points to win the game
  2. (n) the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one or a numeral representing this number
  3. (n) a word used in exclamations of confusion
  4. (n) one of the four playing cards in a deck that have two spots

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Then Joel missed vinaigrous, and so did Bobby, leaving the game at deuce.
  2. Russia grabbed the proffered deuce.
  3. Tilden, dogged, forced Lacoste to long deuce sets.

News

  1. Five cozy mysteries for summer

    Deuce Winters just wants to be a good dad, but then he finds a body between bratwursts in the freezer.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Washington Post

  2. Larson Electronics’ Magnalight Lights Mighty Mac Bridge Blue

    KEMP, Texas — Texas-based Larson Electronics’ Magnalight LEDLB-24E lamps provided the blue light for Michigan’s Mackinac Bridge when NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski drove his No.2 Miller Lite Ford, the ‘Blue Deuce’, across the Michigan landmark. The […]
    on June 11, 2013     Source: CBS Detroit

  3. From humble beginnings, the legend of Clint Dempsey's "Deuce Face" comes full circle

    KINGSTON, Jamaica – As far as soccer memes go, the US national team may be hard-pressed to recall a better one in their history than the “Deuce Face,” the bizarrely scrunched facial contortions that Clint Dempsey produced in a brief scuffle with several Reggae Boyz during the Yanks' important 1-0 win over Jamaica in Columbus, Ohio, last September.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: MLS via Yahoo! Sports

Quotes

  • "We'll have to make some adjustments offensively, and some other guys are going to have to step up and play along with Deuce (McAllister), be it Aaron Stecker or Pierre Thomas," Payton said. "It's a lot like with some of these other guys...
    on Oct 23, 2008 By: Sean Payton Source: Saints Insider

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