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dice

verb

1 dice

Cut into cubes.

synonym: cube.



2 dice

Play dice.

Dutch: dobbelen
Polish: gra w kości


noun

Roget 621: chance etc. 156; lot, fate etc. (necessity) 601; luck; good luck etc. (good) 618; ... show more

Moby thesaurus: bird cage, bones, cashier, cast, crap game, crap shooting, craps, crooked dice, cube, cubes, die, form fours, ivories, ivory, jettison, loaded dice, make four, poker dice, quadrate, reject ... show more.

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die

noun

1 die

A small cube with 1 to 6 spots on the six faces; used in gambling to generate random numbers.

synonym: dice.

Roget 558: engraving, chalcography; line engraving, mezzotint engraving, stipple engraving, chalk engraving; dry point, bur; etching, aquatinta; chiseling; plate engraving, copperplate engraving, steel engraving, ... show more

Roget 22: prototype, original, model, pattern, precedent, standard, ideal, reference, scantling, type; archetype, antitype; protoplast, module, ... show more

Dutch: dobbelsteen, teerling

2 die

A device used for shaping metal.

3 die

A cutting tool that is fitted into a diestock and used for cutting male (external) screw threads on screws or bolts or pipes or rods.

verb

1 die

Pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life:
— She died from cancer.

synonyms: buy the farm, cash in one's chips, choke, conk, croak, decease, drop dead, exit, expire, give-up the ghost ... show more.

Roget 360: die, expire, perish; meet one's death, meet one's end; pass away, be taken; yield one's breath, resign one's breath; resign one's being, resign one's life; end one's days, end one's life, end one's earthly career; ... show more

Roget 67: end, close, finish, terminate, conclude, be all over; expire; die etc. 360; come-, draw-to-a-close etc. n.; ... show more

Roget 2: not exist etc. 1; have no existence etc. 1; be null and void; cease to exist etc. 1; pass away, perish; be extinct, become extinct ... show more

Dutch: creperen, de pijp aan Maarten geven, doodgaan, expireren, heengaan, inslapen, insluimeren, kapotgaan, omkomen, ontslapen ... show more

2 die

Suffer or face the pain of death.

3 die

Be brought to or as if to the point of death by an intense emotion such as embarrassment, amusement, or shame.

4 die

Stop operating or functioning:
— The car died on the road.

synonyms: break, break down, conk out, fail, give out, give way, go, go bad.

Dutch: afslaan, afspringen, het laten afweten, overlijden

5 die

Feel indifferent towards.

6 die

Languish as with love or desire.

7 die

Cut or shape with a die:
— Die out leather for belts.

synonym: die out.

8 die

To be on base at the end of an inning, of a player.

9 die

Lose sparkle or bouquet.

synonyms: become flat, pall.

10 die

Disappear or come to an end.

11 die

Suffer spiritual death; be damned (in the religious sense).


adjective

Roget 659: unimproved etc. (improve) etc. 658; deteriorated etc. v.; altered, altered for the worse; injured etc. v.; ... show more

Moby thesaurus: baluster, balustrade, banister, base, be all over, be annihilated, be consumed, be destroyed, be done for, be gone, be lost, be no more, be past, be wiped out, become extinct, become void, bird cage, blow over, bones, burin ... show more.

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