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1. antique

adjective. ['ænˈtiːk'] made in or typical of earlier times and valued for its age.

Antonyms

  • female parent

Etymology

  • antique (French)
  • antiquus (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word antique


1. Noun, singular or mass
You can also allow your creative juices to flow and buy an antique desk.

2. Adjective
This commission is probably small in comparison to the start-up cost of your own antique print store.

3. Verb, past participle
Console sinks have antique visuals that work best in large bathrooms.

Quotes containing the word antique


1. A great city, whose image dwells in the memory of man, is the type of some great idea. Rome represents conquest; Faith hovers over the towers of Jerusalem; and Athens embodies the pre-eminent quality of the antique world, Art.
- Benjamin Disraeli

2. To show you I love you, I bought you an antique watch. You can tell it's old because it doesn't even work. I got a great deal on it.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

3. A precious, mouldering pleasure ’t is To meet an antique book, In just the dress his century wore; A privilege, I think.
- Emily Dickinson, The Complete Poems

2. antique

adjective. ['ænˈtiːk'] out of fashion.

Synonyms

  • passee
  • unfashionable
  • old-fashioned
  • passe
  • demode
  • unstylish
  • old-hat
  • outmoded

Antonyms

  • man
  • woman
  • stylish
  • original

Etymology

  • antique (French)
  • antiquus (Latin)

3. antique

adjective. ['ænˈtiːk'] belonging to or lasting from times long ago.

Synonyms

  • old

Antonyms

  • mother
  • euphemism

Etymology

  • antique (French)
  • antiquus (Latin)

4. antique

verb. ['ænˈtiːk'] shop for antiques.

Synonyms

  • browse

Antonyms

  • transitivize
  • decontaminate

Etymology

  • antique (French)
  • antiquus (Latin)

5. antique

verb. ['ænˈtiːk'] give an antique appearance to.

Synonyms

  • modify
  • change
  • antiquate

Antonyms

  • dehydrogenate
  • sensitise
  • destabilise
  • sensitize

Etymology

  • antique (French)
  • antiquus (Latin)

6. antique

noun. ['ænˈtiːk'] any piece of furniture or decorative object or the like produced in a former period and valuable because of its beauty or rarity.

Antonyms

  • destabilize

Etymology

  • antique (French)
  • antiquus (Latin)

7. antique

noun. ['ænˈtiːk'] an elderly man.

Synonyms

  • gaffer
  • Methuselah
  • old geezer
  • graybeard
  • old man
  • oldtimer
  • greybeard

Antonyms

  • loosen
  • depersonalize
  • dissimilate
  • increase

Etymology

  • antique (French)
  • antiquus (Latin)
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