Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples
IPA transcription: [d'us]
meaning of the word
one of the four playing cards in a deck that have two spots
devil, deuce, dickens
a word used in exclamations of confusion; "what the devil"; "the deuce with it"; "the dickens you say"
two, 2, II, deuce
the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one or a numeral representing this number
a tie in tennis or table tennis that requires winning two successive points to win the game
"Who the deuce are you?
'How the deuce comes this about?' he exclaimed.
"I say, Trysdale, what the deuce is the matter with you?
"Deuce take the man," said Miss Berengaria, rubbing her nose.
"How the deuce did you ever come to get elected?" asked the master.
He played the deuce with us in Kentucky last winter: burned the railroad bridge over Bacon Creek, captured trains, tore up the railroad, and played smash generally.