How to Pronounce deuce?

Correct pronunciation for the word "deuce" is [djˈuːs], [djˈuːs], [d_j_ˈuː_s].

"Deuce" in context

Deuce is a term used in several sports to indicate the score of being even. It is primarily used in sports such as tennis, badminton, racquetball and ping-pong. In tennis, a deuce is a score of 40-40 in a game and is referred to as "deuce" because both players have an equal chance of winning the game, so the game is a tie. In other sports such as badminton and racquetball, deuce is also referred to as a score of 30-30.

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