acey-deucey

noun ac·ey-deuc·ey \ ˌā-sē-ˈdü-sē , -ˈdyü- \
variants: or less commonly acey-deucy
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of acey-deucey

:a variation of backgammon in which a throw of a 1-2 wins extra turns

Origin and Etymology of acey-deucey

from acey-deucy "a dice roll of a one and a two," from acey (from 1ace + 4-y) + deucey, from 1deuce + 4-y


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