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Definition of ace:

  1. A unit; the one of cards or dice; a particle; a trifle.

Ace \a-ce\

Meaning:
number one, the best
Origin:
Latin
Details:
Ace as a boy's name is pronounced ayce. It is of English origin, and the meaning of Ace is "number one, the best". A nickname given to one who excels. Also an English surname meaning "noble". Connotations of superiority come from the fact that ace is the playing card with highest face value. This may derive from the Latin "as", the name of a coin of low value. The term "flying ace" goes back to World War I when planes were both novel and hazardous.
Meaning:
Asa, Jace, Ase.
Variants:
Acee, acer, Acey, Acie.
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Examples of usage for ace:

  1. When each had taken a card, Bert held an ace and Pony a king. –  by
  2. When he got to Rosas the place was within an ace of surrender. –  by
  3. His spasm of rage at this almost overpowered his cowardice, and he must have been within an ace of apoplexy. –  by

Rhymes for ace:

  1. base, bass, brace, case, chase, dace, embrace, encase, erase, face, glace, grace, heyse, lace, mace, misplace, pace, place, race, replace, retrace, space, thrace, trace, vase, chace, incase, cayce, lambastes, wace, nace, caisse;
  2. abase, apace, debase, deface, disgrace, displace, efface;
  3. interlace;
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