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Ace vs. Pip

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Acenoun

A single point or spot on a playing card or die.

Pipnoun

Any of various respiratory diseases in birds, especially infectious coryza.

Acenoun

A card or die face so marked.

‘I have the ace of diamonds.’;

Pipnoun

(humorous) Of humans, a disease, malaise or depression.

Acenoun

The ball marked with the number 1 in pool and related games.

Pipnoun

(obsolete) a pippin, seed of any kind

Acenoun

A dollar bill.

Pipnoun

(UK) a seed inside certain fleshy fruits (compare stone/pit), such as a peach, orange, or apple

Acenoun

A very small quantity or degree; a particle; an atom; a jot.

Pipnoun

something or someone excellent, of high quality

Acenoun

(tennis) A serve won without the opponent hitting the ball.

Pipnoun

P in RAF phonetic alphabet

Acenoun

(sports) A single point won by a stroke, as in handball, rackets, etc.

Pipnoun

One of the spots or symbols on a playing card, domino, die, etc.

Acenoun

The best pitcher on the team.

Pipnoun

One of the stars worn on the shoulder of a uniform to denote rank, e.g. of a soldier or a fireman.

Acenoun

A run.

Pipnoun

A spot; a speck.

Acenoun

A hole in one.

Pipnoun

A spot of light or an inverted V indicative of a return of radar waves reflected from an object; a blip.

Acenoun

An expert at something.

‘an ace detective’;

Pipnoun

A piece of rhizome with a dormant shoot of the lily of the valley plant, used for propagation

Acenoun

A military aircraft pilot who is credited with shooting down many enemy aircraft, typically five or more.

Pipnoun

One of a series of very short, electronically produced tones, used, for example, to count down the final few seconds before a given time or to indicate that a caller using a payphone needs to make further payment if he is to continue his call.

Acenoun

(US) A perfect score on a school exam.

Pipnoun

The smallest price increment between two currencies in foreign exchange (forex) trading.

Acenoun

Any of various hesperiid butterflies.

Pipverb

To get the better of; to defeat by a narrow margin

‘He led throughout the race but was pipped at the post.’;

Acenoun

A quark.

Pipverb

To hit with a gunshot

‘The hunter managed to pip three ducks from his blind.’;

Acenoun

(slang) A person who is asexual.

Pipverb

To peep, to chirp

Aceverb

To pass (a test, interviews etc.) perfectly.

Pipverb

(avian biology) To make the initial hole during the process of hatching from an egg

Aceverb

(tennis) To win a point by an ace.

Pipnoun

A contagious disease of fowls, characterized by hoarseness, discharge from the nostrils and eyes, and an accumulation of mucus in the mouth, forming a "scale" on the tongue. By some the term pip is restricted to this last symptom, the disease being called roup by them.

Aceverb

(golf) To make an ace (hole in one).

Pipnoun

A seed, as of an apple or orange.

Aceadjective

Excellent.

Pipnoun

One of the conventional figures or "spots" on playing cards, dominoes, etc.

Aceadjective

(slang) Asexual. not experiencing sexual attraction

Pipverb

To cry or chirp, as a chicken; to peep.

‘To hear the chick pip and cry in the egg.’;

Acenoun

A unit; a single point or spot on a card or die; the card or die so marked; as, the ace of diamonds.

Pipnoun

a disease of poultry

Acenoun

Hence: A very small quantity or degree; a particle; an atom; a jot.

‘I 'll not wag an ace further.’;

Pipnoun

a minor nonspecific ailment

Acenoun

A single point won by a stroke, as in handball, rackets, etc.; in tennis, frequently, a point won by a service stroke.

Pipnoun

a small hard seed found in some fruits

Ace

of the highest quality

Pipnoun

a mark on a playing card (shape depending on the suit)

Aceverb

to get a grade of "A"; as, to ace an exam.

Pipnoun

a radar echo displayed so as to show the position of a reflecting surface

Acenoun

the smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number;

‘he has the one but will need a two and three to go with it’; ‘they had lunch at one’;

Pipverb

kill by firing a missile

Acenoun

one of four playing cards in a deck having a single pip on its face

Pipverb

hit with a missile from a weapon

Acenoun

someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field

Pipverb

defeat thoroughly;

‘He mopped up the floor with his opponents’;

Acenoun

a major strategic headquarters of NATO; safeguards an are extending from Norway to Turkey

Acenoun

a serve that the receiver is unable to reach

Aceverb

succeed at easily;

‘She sailed through her exams’; ‘You will pass with flying colors’; ‘She nailed her astrophysics course’;

Aceverb

score an ace against;

‘He aced his opponents’;

Aceverb

play (a hole) in one stroke

Aceverb

serve an ace against (someone)

Aceadjective

of the highest quality;

‘an ace reporter’; ‘a crack shot’; ‘a first-rate golfer’; ‘a super party’; ‘played top-notch tennis’; ‘an athlete in tiptop condition’; ‘she is absolutely tops’;

Ace

An ace is a playing card, die or domino with a single pip. In the standard French deck, an ace has a single suit symbol (a heart, diamond, spade, or club) located in the middle of the card, sometimes large and decorated, especially in the case of the ace of spades.

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