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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
ace /eis/
  • danh từ
    • (đánh bài) quân át, quân xì; điểm 1 (trên quân bài hay con súc sắc)
      • duece ace: một con "hai" và một con "một" (đánh súc sắc)
    • phi công xuất sắc (hạ được trên mười máy bay địch); vận động viên xuất sắc; người giỏi nhất (về cái gì...); nhà vô địch
    • (thể dục,thể thao) cú giao bóng thắng điểm; điểm thắng giao bóng (quần vợt)
    • chút xíu
      • to be within an ace of death: suýt nữa thì chết
    • ace in the hole
      • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ), (thông tục) quân bài chủ cao nhất dành cho lúc cần đến (đen & bóng)
    • người bạn có thể dựa khi gặp khó khăn
    • the ace of aces
      • phi công ưu tú nhất
    • người xuất sắc nhất trong những người xuất sắc
    • the ace of trumps
      • quân bài chủ cao nhất
    • to have an ace up one's sleeve
      • giữ kín quân bài chủ cao nhất dành cho lúc cần
    • to trump somebody's ace
      • cắt quân át của ai bằng bài chủ
    • gạt được một đòn ác hiểm của ai
Concise Dictionary
+the smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number
+one of four playing cards in a deck having a single pip on its face
+someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
+a major strategic headquarters of NATO; safeguards an area extending from Norway to Turkey
+a serve that the receiver is unable to reach
+succeed at easily
+score an ace against
+play (a hole) in one stroke
+serve an ace against (someone)
+of the highest quality
Advanced English Dictionary
noun, adjective
+ noun
1 a playing card with a large single symbol on it, which has either the highest or the lowest value in a particular card game: the ace of spades / hearts / diamonds / clubs
2 (informal) a person who is very good at doing sth: a soccer / tennis / flying ace + an ace pilot / marksman
3 (in tennis) a SERVE (= the first hit) that is so good that your opponent cannot reach the ball: He served 20 aces in the match.
Idioms: an ace up your sleeve (BrE) (AmE an ace in the hole) (informal) a secret advantage, for example a piece of information or a skill, that you are ready to use if you need to
hold all the aces to have all the advantages in a situation: The union soon realized that the management held all the aces.
play your ace to use your best argument, etc. in order to get an advantage in a situation
within an ace of sth / of doing sth (BrE) very close to sth: We came within an ace of victory.
+ adjective (informal) very good: We had an ace time.
Collocation Dictionary

1 playing card


cards two, three, etc. of ~s the four of hearts

jack, queen, king, ace of ~s the ace of spades

high, low ~ a low club

black, red ~ You can't put a red five on a red six.

pick up, take ~ Why didn't you pick up the king?

have, hold ~ He knew his opponents held only spades and diamonds.

lay/put down, play ~ She put down a joker.

lead ~ You should have led a high spade.

draw ~ Use your ace and king to draw the trumps.

trump ~ He trumped my ace!

~ be trumps/wild/high Spades are trumps. Let's play again. This time twos are wild, aces high.

~ trick (in games like bridge and whist) We needed to take three more spade tricks.

on a/the ~ You can play either a nine or a jack on a ten.

More information about PLAYING CARD

2 winning first hit in tennis


Rafter has served fifteen aces in the match so far.

3 person who is very good at sth


fighter, flying, goal, motorcycle, soccer, tennis

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