cess

noun
\ ˈses How to pronounce cess (audio) \

Definition of cess

chiefly Irish
: luck usually used in the phrase bad cess to you

First Known Use of cess

1830, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cess

probably short for success

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“Cess.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cess. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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