Definitions for ANTEˈæn ti
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(poker) the initial contribution that each player makes to the pot
place one's stake
In poker and other games, the contribution made by all players to the pot before dealing the cards.
To pay the ante in poker. Often used ante up.
To make an investment in money, effort, or time before knowing one's chances.
Origin: From ante
each player's stake, which is put into the pool before (ante) the game begins
to put up (an ante)
Ante is an unincorporated community located in Brunswick County, in the U.S. state of Virginia.
Etna, Nate, neat
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The San Bernardino event sort of upped the ante.
We are upping the ante. We're going after them wherever they are, with everything that we have.
I can imagine a white president like Hillary [ Clinton ] upping the ante because she doesn't have the benefit of being black.
This will further exacerbate contradictions and up the ante on the Internet arms race. We are concerned and worried about this.
Quod est ante pedes nemo spectat: coeli scrutantur plagas.
(No one sees what is before his feet: we all gaze at the stars.)
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