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deucenoun [U]

uk   /djuːs/  us   /duːs/
the ​score in ​tennis when both ​players have 40 ​points the word for "two" in some ​card and dicegamesthe deuce old-fashioned informal used in ​questions to ​expressanger or ​surprise: What the deuce do you ​think you're doing?
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