Dictionary.com

antiquer

[ an-tee-ker ]
/ ænˈti kər /
Save This Word!

noun

a person who takes a special interest in antiques; a collector of antiquities; antiquary.
a person who simulates antique furniture by using processes that give an appearance of age, wear, etc., to recently manufactured pieces.

QUIZZES

WERE YOU BAMBOOZLED BY THE WORDS FROM FEBRUARY?

We understand! Words are tricky that way. Take this quiz on the Words of the Day from February, 2021, to show that you’re far from frumious!
Question 1 of 10
Which Word of the Day means “happening within or being the created world of a story”?

Origin of antiquer

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021
Essays. Emails. Everything. Get Help Now!