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Overview of noun antique

The noun antique has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. old-timer, oldtimer, gaffer, old geezer, antique

(an elderly man)

2. antique

(any piece of furniture or decorative object or the like produced in a former period and valuable because of its beauty or rarity)


Overview of verb antique

The verb antique has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. antique

(shop for antiques; "We went antiquing on Saturday")

2. antique, antiquate

(give an antique appearance to; "antique furniture")


Overview of adj antique

The adj antique has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) antique

(made in or typical of earlier times and valued for its age; "the beautiful antique French furniture")

2. (2) antique, demode, ex, old-fashioned, old-hat, outmoded, passe, passee

(out of fashion; "a suit of rather antique appearance"; "demode (or outmoded) attire"; "outmoded ideas")

3. age-old, antique

(belonging to or lasting from times long ago; "age-old customs"; "the antique fear that days would dwindle away to complete darkness")

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