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dice

noun

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a small cube marked on each side with one to six spots and usually played in pairs in various games
  • she anxiously rolled the dice, hoping to win the jackpot

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dice

verb

Synonyms of dice (Entry 2 of 2)

to cut into small pieces
  • quickly diced some peppers and onions and threw them into the stew

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The first known use of dice was in the 14th century

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“Dice.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dice. Accessed 25 Feb. 2020.

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