ambs-ace

Ambs-ace

Ambs"-ace\, n. [OF. ambesas; ambes both (fr. L. ambo) + as ace. See Ace.] Double aces, the lowest throw of all at dice. Hence: Bad luck; anything of no account or value.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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