5 letter words starting with ant

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Definition of antes

antes (noun)

  1. A price or cost, as in up the ante.
  2. In poker and other games, the contribution made by all players to the pot before dealing the cards.

antes (verb)

  1. To pay the ante in poker. Often used as ante up.
  2. To make an investment in money, effort, or time before knowing one's chances.

Definition of antic

antic (noun)

  1. A grotesque representation of a figure; a gargoyle.
  2. A caricature.
  3. (often in plural) A ludicrous gesture or act; ridiculous behaviour; caper.
  4. A grotesque performer or clown, buffoon.

antic (verb)

  1. To perform antics, caper.
  2. To make a fool of, to cause to look ridiculous.
  3. To perform (an action) as an antic; to mimic ridiculously.

antic (adjective)

  1. Playful, funny, absurd
  2. Grotesque, incongruous.
  3. Grotesque, bizarre

antic (adjective)

  1. Having existed in ancient times, descended from antiquity; used especially in reference to Greece and Rome.
  2. Belonging to former times, not modern, out of date, old-fashioned.
  3. Designating a style of type.
  4. Embossed without gilt.

antic (noun)

  1. A pose, often exaggerated, in anticipation of an action; for example, a brief squat before jumping

Definition of antis

antis (noun)

  1. A person opposed to a concept or principle.

Definition of antsy

antsy (adjective)

  1. Restless, apprehensive and fidgety