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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Very old; made or used a long time ago.

Usage examples (40)
  • He owned thousands of acres of land, dozens of palaces, and priceless antiques.
  • antique furniture
  • The beautiful antique French furniture
  • A suit of rather antique appearance for more
Tutoring comment
  • Parents are "antique" (a relic of older times) enough to be impatient with the "antics" (pranks) of teenagers.
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