Translation of "dice" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /daɪs/ us /dɑɪs/ plural dice

a small object with six equal square sides, each with between one and six spots on it, used in games

verb uk /daɪs/ us /dɑɪs/

to cut food into small squares

cortar en dados
Peel and dice the potatoes.
diced carrots

(Translation of “dice” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /dais/ (plural dice)

a small cube, usually with numbered sides or faces, used in certain games

It is your turn to throw the dice.
dicey adjective

(informal) uncertain; risky

incierto, dudoso
She managed to get herself out of a dicey situation.
dice with death

to do something very risky (and dangerous)

jugar con la muerte
He diced with death every time he took a short cut across the main railway line.
the die is cast

the decisive step has been taken – there is no going back.

la suerte está echada

(Translation of “dice” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)