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aces

noun
plural of ace

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1 a person with a high level of knowledge or skill in a field
  • took a few lessons with a tennis ace to improve his backhand

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3 a very small distance or degree
  • came within an ace of being chosen for the part

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aces

verb
present tense third-person singular of ace

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“Aces.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/aces. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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