ambsace

noun
ambs·​ace | \ ˈām-ˌzās How to pronounce ambsace (audio) \

Definition of ambsace

archaic
: the lowest throw at dice also : something worthless or unlucky

First Known Use of ambsace

13th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ambsace

Middle English ambes as, from Anglo-French, from ambes both + as aces

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“Ambsace.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ambsace. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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