ace

Definition of ace

adjective:

  • 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". Synonyms: A-one, crack, first-rate, super, tiptop, top-notch, topnotch, tops.

noun:

  • 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". Synonyms: 1, I, one, single, unity.
  • one of four playing cards in a deck having a single pip on its face.
  • someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field. Synonyms: adept, champion, genius, hotshot, maven, mavin, sensation, star, superstar, virtuoso, whiz, whizz, wiz, wizard.
  • proteolytic enzyme that converts angiotensin I into angiotensin II. Synonyms: ACE, angiotensin converting enzyme, angiotensin-converting enzyme.
  • a major strategic headquarters of NATO; safeguards an area extending from Norway to Turkey. Synonyms: ACE, Allied Command Europe.
  • a serve that the receiver is unable to reach.

verb:

  • succeed at easily; "She sailed through her exams", "You will pass with flying colors", "She nailed her astrophysics course". Synonyms: breeze through, nail, pass with flying colors, sail through, sweep through.
  • score an ace against; "He aced his opponents".
  • play (a hole) in one stroke.
  • serve an ace against (someone).

Related words

monad, monas, singleton.

Words nearby ace

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Rhymes with ace

apace, base, bass, brace, case, chase, dace, debase, deface, disgrace, displace, efface, embrace, embrace, encase, erase, erase, face, glace, grace.

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Scrabble and Words With Friends points

  • ace is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 5 points
  • ace is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 5 points
  • ace is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 6 points
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