Definitions for antiquateˈæn tɪˌkweɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

an•ti•quateˈæn tɪˌkweɪt(v.t.)-quat•ed, -quat•ing.

  1. to make obsolete or old-fashioned by replacing with something newer or better.

  2. to give an antique appearance to.

Origin of antiquate:

1400–50; < ML antīquātus old, ancient, ptp. of antiquāre to make old; see antique

an`ti•qua′tion(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. antiquate(verb)

    make obsolete or old-fashioned

  2. antique, antiquate(verb)

    give an antique appearance to

    "antique furniture"

Wiktionary

  1. antiquate(Verb)

    To cause to become old or obsolete.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Antiquate(verb)

    to make old, or obsolete; to make antique; to make old in such a degree as to put out of use; hence, to make void, or abrogate

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