Ace the test

Idiom

Ace the test

Definition

To do very well on a test, to achieve a very high score.

Examples

I aced the math test yesterday!

My brother aced the biology exam!

Origin

This phrase originated in the early 20th century, most likely derived from the use of the word ‘ace’ in card and board games as a term for the highest score.

FAQs

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