deuced

[ doo-sid, dyoo-; doost, dyoost ]
/ ˈdu sɪd, ˈdyu-; dust, dyust /
Chiefly British
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adjective

devilish; confounded; damned.

adverb

Origin of deuced

First recorded in 1775–1785; deuce2 + -ed3
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deuced

/ (ˈdjuːsɪd, djuːst) British informal /

adjective

(intensifier, usually qualifying something undesirable) damned; confoundedhe's a deuced idiot

adverb

(intensifier)deuced good luck
Derived Formsdeucedly, adverb
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