snake eyes


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snake eyes

pl.n. (used with a sing. verb)
A throw of two dice that turns up one spot on each.

snake′ eyes`


n.pl.
a cast of two in craps; two aces.
[1930–35]
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Noun1.snake eyes - expressions used when when two dice are thrown and both come up showing one spotsnake eyes - expressions used when when two dice are thrown and both come up showing one spot
2, II, two, deuce - the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one or a numeral representing this number
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