ace of spades

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Noun1.ace of spades - the ace in the spade suitace of spades - the ace in the spade suit; sometimes taken as a portent of death
ace - one of four playing cards in a deck having a single pip on its face
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If you duck the second round you will have an awkward decision later so you should win, after all if hearts are 4:3 and East wins the ace of spades the defence cannot take enough tricks to defeat you.
If you cash the ace and king of trumps you might find the hand with the ace of spades holds four trumps.
But when I turned them over, all 16 of the cards had the ace of spades on the back of them.
The shame of the second biggest bankruptcy belongs to Enron and ex-chairman Ken Lay is the ace of spades.
The band's classic, Ace of Spades, is featured on best-selling PlayStation game Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3.
Grammy-award winners Motorhead are perhaps best known for their single Ace Of Spades, while the fanged face that appears on their album artwork has become one of rock's most recognisable figures.
3am hears she also spent [euro]14,000 on bottles of Ace Of Spades champagne, which she handed out to the crowds.
Among the tunes the 35-year-old from Cannon Park played on his ukelele was a cover of Motorhead's Ace of Spades, which was later belted out by the rockers themselves on the Pyramid stage.
Armand de Brignac Champagne, instantly identifiable by the distinctive pewter Ace of Spades insignias on its unique, paperless bottle, exemplifies unmatched winemaking expertise and a true passion for the art of Champagne.
e singer, famous for hits including Ace of Spades, has taken it back to his beachside home in California.
Lemmy - who boasted "I don't want to live forever" in hit Ace of Spades - said: "When I go I want to go doing what I do best.
Over at The Tunnels, noisy duo Everythingwesayisfact thundered through a heavy set of riffs, shouting and pounding drums, culminating in a cover of Ace of Spades.