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Similar words: diced · dace · dick · die · dike · dime · dine · dire · dive · duce
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dice

(also

die

)
1 noun GAMES object, gamedísle masc4  c m uto throw a dice dísle a chaitheamha game of dice cluiche díslí a set of dice péire díslí 2 verb COOK TRANSITIVEgearr ina chiúbannaciúbanna a dhéanamh dedísligh verbto dice an onion oinniún a ghearradh ina chiúbanna, oinniún a dhísliú

diced

adjective COOKgearrtha ina chiúbannadíslithe
phrases

the dice are loaded against sb

the dice are loaded against them tá siad ag snámh in aghaidh easa

sb's last throw/roll of the dice

an seans deireanachthis is his last roll of the dice seo é an seans deireanach atá aige

to dice with death

they're dicing with death tá siad á gcur féin i mbaol a mbáis, tá siad á gcur féin i mbaol a mbasctha

no dice

informal 1 request refusedI tried to get a loan but no dice chuir mé isteach ar iasacht ach bhí fuar agam, chuir mé isteach ar iasacht ach ní raibh aon mhaith déanta 2 sth did not work/succeedníl aon mhaith déanta

to play dice with sb/sth

the gods were playing dice with humanity bhí na déithe ag cur an duine i mbaol