Died vs Diced - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between died and diced
is that died
) while diced
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(uncountable) Gaming with one or more dice.
* 1972 , (translation), Einstein: The Life and Times , Avon Books
- I, at any rate, am convinced that He is not playing at dice .
* 1980 , Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, “The Winner Takes It All”, Super Trouper , Polar Music
- (Original: Jedenfalls bin ich überzeugt, dass der Alte nicht würfelt. December 4, 1926. Albert Einstein. Born-Einstein Letters. Trans. Irene Born. New York: Walker and Company, 1971.)
That which has been diced.
- The gods may throw a dice / Their minds as cold as ice
- Cut onions, carrots and celery into medium dice .
* The game of dice' is singular. Thus in "'''Dice''' is a game played with ' dice ," the first occurrence is singular, the second occurrence is plural.
* Otherwise, the singular usage is considered incorrect by many authorities. However, it should be noted that The New Oxford Dictionary of English'', Judy Pearsall, Patrick Hanks (1998) states that “In modern standard English, the singular die (rather than dice''') is uncommon. ' Dice is used for both the singular and the plural.”
* Die is predominant among tabletop gamers.
* no dice
* percentile dice
* roll the dice
To play dice.
* (rfdate) (Shakespeare)
* 1999 , (George RR Martin), A Clash of Kings , Bantam 2011, p. 407:
- I diced not above seven times a week.
To cut into small cubes.
To ornament with squares, diamonds, or cubes.
- Tyrion found Timmett dicing with his Burned Men in the barracks.
* dice with death