# Cube vs. Die

## Difference Between Cube and Die

#### Cubenoun

(geometry) A regular polyhedron having six identical square faces.

#### Dieverb

(intransitive) To stop living; to become dead; to undergo death.

#### Cubenoun

Any object more or less in the form of a cube.

a sugar cubea stock cube

#### Dieverb

followed by of; general use:

#### Cubenoun

(mathematics) The third power of a number, value, term or expression.

the cube of 2 is 8

#### Dieverb

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#### Cubenoun

(computing) A data structure consisting of a three-dimensional array; a data cube

#### Dieverb

followed by for; often expressing wider contextual motivations, though sometimes indicating direct causes:

#### Cubenoun

A cubicle, especially one of those found in offices.

My co-worker annoys me by throwing things over the walls of my cube.

#### Dieverb

followed by with as an indication of direct cause:

#### Cubeverb

To raise to the third power; to determine the result of multiplying by itself twice.

Three cubed can be written as 33, and equals twenty-seven.

#### Dieverb

(still current) followed by with as an indication of manner:

She died with dignity.

#### Cubeverb

(transitive) To form into the shape of a cube.

#### Dieverb

(transitive) To stop living and undergo (a specified death).

He died a hero's death.They died a thousand deaths.

#### Cubeverb

(transitive) To cut into cubes.

Cube the ham right after adding the curry to the rice.

#### Dieverb

To yearn intensely.

#### Cubeverb

(UK) to use a Rubik's cube.

He likes to cube now and then.

#### Dieverb

(intransitive) To be utterly cut off by family or friends, as if dead.

The day our sister eloped, she died to our mother.

#### Cubenoun

a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides

#### Dieverb

To become spiritually dead; to lose hope.

He died a little inside each time she refused to speak to him.

#### Cubenoun

a hexahedron with six equal squares as faces

#### Dieverb

To be mortified or shocked by a situation.

If anyone sees me wearing this ridiculous outfit, I'll die.

#### Cubenoun

the product of three equal terms

#### Dieverb

To be so overcome with emotion or laughter as to be incapacitated.

When I found out my two favorite musicians would be recording an album together, I literally planned my own funeral arrangements and died.

#### Cubenoun

any of several tropical American woody plants of the genus Lonchocarpus whose roots are used locally as a fish poison and commercially as a source of rotenone

#### Dieverb

To stop working, to break down.

My car died in the middle of the freeway this morning.

#### Cubenoun

a block in the (approximate) shape of a cube

#### Dieverb

To abort, to terminate (as an error condition).

#### Cubeverb

raise to the third power

#### Dieverb

To perish; to cease to exist; to become lost or extinct.

cut into cubes;

cube the cheese

#### Dieverb

To sink; to faint; to pine; to languish, with weakness, discouragement, love, etc.

#### Dieverb

(often with "to") To become indifferent; to cease to be subject.

to die to pleasure or to sin

#### Dieverb

To be killed by an enemy. Usually followed by to or another preposition.

I can't believe I just died to a squirrel!

#### Dieverb

(architecture) To disappear gradually in another surface, as where mouldings are lost in a sloped or curved face.

#### Dieverb

To become vapid, flat, or spiritless, as liquor.

#### Dieverb

(of a stand-up comedian or a joke) To fail to evoke laughter from the audience.

Then there was that time I died onstage in Montreal...

#### Dieverb

obsolete spelling of dye

#### Dienoun

The cubical part of a pedestal, a plinth.

#### Dienoun

A device for cutting into a specified shape.

#### Dienoun

A device used to cut an external screw thread. (Internal screw threads are cut with a tap.)

#### Dienoun

A mold for forming metal or plastic objects.

#### Dienoun

An embossed device used in stamping coins and medals.

#### Dienoun

(electronics) (plural also dice) An oblong chip fractured from a semiconductor wafer engineered to perform as an independent device or integrated circuit.

#### Dienoun

Any small cubical or square body.

#### Dienoun

A regular polyhedron, usually a cube, with numbers or symbols on each side and used in games of chance.

#### Dienoun

(obsolete) That which is, or might be, determined, by a throw of the die; hazard; chance.

#### Dienoun

(electronics) (plural also dies) An oblong chip fractured from a semiconductor wafer engineered to perform as an independent device or integrated circuit.

#### Dienoun

obsolete spelling of dye

#### Dienoun

small cubes with 1 to 6 spots on the faces; used to generate random numbers

#### Dienoun

a device used for shaping metal

#### Dienoun

a cutting tool that is fitted into a diestock and used for cutting male (external) screw threads on screws or bolts or pipes or rods

#### Dieverb

pass from physical life and lose all all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life;

She died from cancerThey children perished in the fireThe patient went peacefully

#### Dieverb

suffer or face the pain of death;

Martyrs may die every day for their faith

#### Dieverb

be brought to or as if to the point of death by an intense emotion such as embarrassment, amusement, or shame;

I was dying with embarrassment when my little lie was discoveredWe almost died laughing during the show

#### Dieverb

stop operating or functioning;

The engine finally wentThe car died on the roadThe bus we travelled in broke down on the way to townThe coffee maker brokeThe engine failed on the way to townher eyesight went after the accident

#### Dieverb

feel indifferent towards;

She died to worldly things and eventually entered a monastery

#### Dieverb

languish as with love or desire;

She dying for a cigaretteI was dying to leave

#### Dieverb

cut or shape with a die;

Die out leather for belts

#### Dieverb

to be on base at the end of an inning, of a player

#### Dieverb

lose sparkle or bouquet;

wine and beer can pall

#### Dieverb

disappear or come to an end;

Their anger diedMy secret will die with me!

#### Dieverb

suffer spiritual death; be damned (in the religious sense);

Whosoever..believes in me shall never die