anticum

[ an-tahy-kuh m ]
/ ænˈtaɪ kəm /

noun, plural an·ti·ca [an-tahy-kuh] /ænˈtaɪ kə/.

QUIZZES

PRACTICE SOME ESCAPISM WITH THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!

We salute you if you remember all the doovers from Word of the Day between May 25 and May 31!
Question 1 of 7
salute

Origin of anticum

< New Latin, apparently neuter of Latin antīcus, antīquus pertaining to the front, existing previously, ancient (see antique); New Latin sense by analogy with Latin postīcum posticum
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for antica