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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Putting in the initial stake in a game of cards.

Usage examples (31)
  • Verb (used with object) : He anted up his half of the bill
  • The problem is they don't want to come to the table without anteing up.
  • In effect, these private space agencies are anteing up to put Sexton in office.
  • You might start an investment club, with each of you anteing up some money every month. for more
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