Meaning of “dice” in the English Dictionary

"dice" in English

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dicenoun [ C ]

uk /daɪs/ us /daɪs/ plural dice

dice noun [ C ] (GAME)

C2 US also or old use die a small cube (= object with six equal square sides) with a different number of spots on each side, used in games involving chance:

We need two dice to play the game.
You roll/throw the dice and whoever gets the highest score goes first.

[ U ] any game involving chance in which dice are thrown:

Let's play dice.

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uk /daɪs/ us /daɪs/

(Definition of “dice” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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diceplural noun

us /dɑɪs/

dice plural noun (GAME)

two small cubes (= square, box-shaped solids) that are the same, each with a different number of spots on each of its six sides, used in games

diceverb [ T ]

us /dɑɪs/

dice verb [ T ] (CUT)

to cut food into small squares:

Peel and dice the carrots.

(Definition of “dice” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)