noun, plural an·ten·nas for 1, an·ten·nae [an-ten-ee] /ænˈtɛn i/ for 2.
Words nearby antenna
Origin of antenna
OTHER WORDS FROM antennaan·ten·nal, adjectivepost·an·ten·nal, adjective
Examples from the Web for antennae
At the end of the first dinner scene (where I said my most infamous line), he uses chopsticks like antennae to make me smile.Mara Wilson Remembers Robin Williams: We're All His Goddamn Kids|Mara Wilson|August 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There are several long fins extending from the top of its head like antennae, and they may have lures at the end.Fishy Mystery: Are Beached Oarfish Trying to Tell Us Something?|Kevin Bailey|October 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Eat-a-Bug Cookbook recommends stripping off the antennae, limbs, and wings before baking them in the oven until crisp.Cicadas, Grasshoppers, Locusts, Ants Among the Tastiest Insects|Nina Strochlic|May 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He connected up the repaired apparatus with these antennae, and made sure all was well.Darkness and Dawn|George Allan England
In the genus Chlorippe the antennae are as long as the front wings are wide.
Holoptic: Diptera in which the eyes of male are contiguous between vertex and antennae: see dichoptic.
Antennal process: Diptera; the frontal protuberance upon which the antennae are inserted.
The distinguishing characteristics are found in the dwarfed, useless front legs and the absence of scales upon the antennae.