noun, plural an·ten·nas for 1, an·ten·nae [an-ten-ee] /ænˈtɛn i/ for 2.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of antenna
OTHER WORDS FROM antennaan·ten·nal, adjectivepost·an·ten·nal, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for antenna
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
But out of the long grass shot a warthog, her tail antennae-straight, with piglets scuttling behind.Walking With Wildebeests: Exploring the Serengeti on Foot|Joanna Eede|July 9, 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 has great political antennae and will help anticipate and avoid disasters like Massachusetts.
The antennae are ciliated, whitish above, and brownish beneath.
The antennae of this beautiful species are black, very slender at the base, and thick towards the extremity.
She quietly polishes her wings and curls her antennae by pulling them while standing on them with her fore-tarsi.
The antennae quiver; the wings, raised above the back, continually beat one against the other.
She returns, puts out her head and, seizing her prey by the antennae, warehouses it by dragging backwards.