antique

  1. an elderly man
  2. any piece of furniture or decorative object or the like produced in a former period and valuable because of its beauty or rarity

antique

Object valued for its age, workmanship, beauty or rareity. Generally only objects that are more then 100 years old.

Antique

Describes jewelry that, in our opinion, exceeds one hundred years of age.
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antique

[adj] - made in or typical of earlier times and valued for its age 2. [adj] - out of fashion 3. [n] - any piece of furniture or decorative object or the like produced in a former period and valuable because of its beauty or rarity 4. [v] - shop for antiques 5. [v] - give an antique appearance to
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Antique

A relic or object of older times or of an earlier period than the present
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Antique

A good quality bulky paper, almost totally opaque, with a rough surface finish. The term comes from the period when paper was hand made, and was used to describe colour and finish. It can be made in white or in colours, be deckle-edged, and either laid or wove. It is often used for more expensive books.
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Antique

An·tique' adjective [ French, from Latin antiquus old, ancient, equiv. to anticus , from ante before. Confer Antic .] 1. Old; ancient; of genuine antiquity; as, an antique statue. In this sense it usually refers to the flourishing ages of Greece and Rome. &#...
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Antique

An·tique' noun [ French See Antique , adjective ] In general, anything very old; but in a more limited sense, a relic or object of ancient art; collectively, the antique , the remains of ancient art, as busts, statues, paintings, and vases. « Misshapen monume...
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antique

1. Old; ancient; of genuine antiquity; as, an antique statue. In this sense it usually refers to the flourishing ages of Greece and Rome. 'For the antique world excess and pride did hate.' (Spenser) ... 2. Old, as respects the present age, or a modern period of time; of old fashion; antiquated; as, an antique robe. 'Antique words.' ... 3. Made in i...
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antique

demode adjective out of fashion; `a suit of rather antique appearance`; `demode (or outmoded) attire`; `outmoded ideas`
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antique

adjective made in or typical of earlier times and valued for its age; `the beautiful antique French furniture`
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antique

noun any piece of furniture or decorative object or the like produced in a former period and valuable because of its beauty or rarity
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antique

antiquate verb give an antique appearance to; `antique furniture`
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antique

verb shop for antiques; `We went antiquing on Saturday`
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Antique

• (a.) In general, anything very old; but in a more limited sense, a relic or object of ancient art; collectively, the antique, the remains of ancient art, as busts, statues, paintings, and vases. • (a.) Odd; fantastic. • (a.) Old; ancient; of genuine antiquity; as, an antique statue. In this sense it usually refers to the flourishin...
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antique

a relic or old object having aesthetic, historic, and financial value. Formerly, it referred only to the remains of the classical cultures of Greece ... [18 related articles]
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Antique

Could be anything ranging from a piece of furniture to art. The US government considers any item over 100 years old to be an antique, whereas most collectors use 50 years as a benchmark. Furniture must be pre-1900 or extremely early 20th century for antique status. True antique furniture are pieces made prior to the mass production machine era foll...
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antique

piece of furniture, art, decorative objects made before 1900
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antique

object prized for its age
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ANTIQUE

A quality bulky paper, particularly opaque, with a rough surface finish. It can be made in white or in colours, be deckle-edged, and either laid or wove. A good printing surface is a feature of this grade, which is often used for more expensive books.
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Antique

[disambiguation] An antique is an old collectible item Antique may also refer to: == See also == ...
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Antique

An antique (antiquus; `old`, `ancient`) is an old collectable item. It is collected or desirable because of its age, beauty, rarity, condition, utility, personal emotional connection, and/or other unique features. It is an object that represents a previous era or time period in human society. It is common practice to define `antique` as appl...
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Antique

[province] == History == Historians believe that the earliest people who settled on the island of Panay were tribal Negritos or Atis. Oral history, relayed as the `Legend of Maragtas`, states that in 1212, ten `datus` from Malay escaped persecution from Sri-Vishaya, a Hindu-Malay empire in Borneo and Sumatra when the empire was suddenly upt...
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Antique

An item according to U.S. law that is at least 100 years old.
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Antique

An object 100 or more years old.
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