dice noun definition in Board games topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 noun: Board games topic
(also die especially in North American English) [countable] a small cube of wood, plastic, etc., with a different number of spots on each of its sides, used in games of chance a pair of dice to roll/throw/shake the dice You decide who’s going to start by throwing the dice. You move forward according to the number on the dice. (figurative) It was a last desperate throw of the dice to save his marriage.