verb (used with object), an·ted or an·teed, an·te·ing.
verb (used without object), an·ted or an·teed, an·te·ing.
Origin of ante
Related Words for antedspeculate, wager, reply, include, boost, continue, anted, set, chance, hazard, put, game, venture, ante, trust, risk, pledge, dice, augment, annex
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Contemporary Examples of anted
Almost six years after the deadly quake, little of the money pledged to rebuild the broken city has been anted up.Madonna, Carla Bruni & Obama Abandoned Pledges To Rebuild L'Aquila After The Quake
Barbie Latza Nadeau
November 18, 2014
Historical Examples of anted
He is not familiar with scenes where hundreds of dollars are anted up.Charles Sumner; His Complete Works, Volume VIII (of 20)
Unten′antable, not fit to be tenanted or inhabited; Unten′anted, not occupied.
verb -tes, -teing, -ted or -teed
1838 (n.), 1846 (v.), American English poker slang, apparently from Latin ante "before," from PIE *anti "facing opposite, near, in front of, before" (cf. Sanskrit antah "end, border, boundary," Hittite hanti "opposite," Greek anta, anten "opposite," anti "over against, opposite, before;" Old Lithuanian anta "on to;" Gothic anda "along;" Old English and- "against;" German ent- "along, against"), from root *ant- "front, forehead."