Definition of 'ace'
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You could have led the ace of clubs for a quick set. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Either the fourth highest card or the ace will work fine this time. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Declarer now plays ace and a low club from dummy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Staff refused to serve the England ace. The Sun (2016)One thing is for sure - the opponents cannot cash an ace at trick one. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The acting is also ace. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Say declarer leads ace and another heart (rather than a low heart). Times, Sunday Times (2016)The Argentine ace scored his 150th goal for the club but wasted a series of chances to put the game to bed. The Sun (2016)Then she played the ace and king of clubs and ruffed a club. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The dual open race ace has a good chance of opening his graded account. The Sun (2012)West had played his ace and another club at precisely the wrong moment. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He tries to serve aces and comes up to the net when he has the chance. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Aces are also valuable when partner has a long suit. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It looked as if they would still be swapping aces and love games for years to come. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But humans still have one ace in the hole. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The ace card of a mystery spinner is that batsmen are not used to him. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The problem is that they have played that ace before. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He is a good ace to be playing in the first race. The Sun (2015)He sent down second serve aces as if they were the most routine thing in the world. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Another fine game for homegrown ace. The Sun (2014)The Wales ace scored twice in midweek. The Sun (2013)Today's ace will suit my tip well. The Sun (2016)Strength of former Birmingham midfield ace will be crucial. The Sun (2006)The key play is to rise with dummy's ace at trick one. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The Arsenal ace also recalled a training exercise that did not go according to plan. The Sun (2010)Declarer won dummy's ace and scored the last trick with a promoted club. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The example of the first fighter aces fixed itself in the imaginations of a generation being born just as they had met their deaths. FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)A suit missing both ace and king is a potential problem. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The Shakespearean actor starred as the ace detective in an incredible 14 films. The Sun (2010)London Medals awarded to a fighter ace who inspired the myth that eating carrots helps people to see in the dark are to go on sale. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Declarer won the ace and spotted an elegant line that would succeed on normal splits, provided East held a heart honour. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'ace'
British English: ace /eɪs/ NOUN
An ace is a playing card with a single symbol on it.
...the ace of hearts.
- American English: ace
- Arabic: وَاحِد
- Brazilian Portuguese: ás
- Chinese: 艾司
- Croatian: as
- Czech: eso
- Danish: es
- Dutch: aas speelkaart
- European Spanish: as
- Finnish: ässä
- French: as
- German: Ass
- Greek: άσος
- Italian: asso
- Japanese: エース
- Korean: 에이스
- Norwegian: ess
- Polish: as
- European Portuguese: ás
- Romanian: as
- Russian: туз
- Spanish: as
- Swedish: ess
- Thai: หนึ่งแต้มในการเล่นไพ่
- Turkish: as oyun, spor
- Ukrainian: туз
- Vietnamese: quân át
Definition of ace from the Collins English Dictionary
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