Definitions of ante

  1. (in poker) the initial contribution that each player makes to the pot Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. (poker) the initial contribution that each player makes to the pot Wordnet Dictionary DB
  3. place one's stake Wordnet Dictionary DB
  4. Each player's stake, which is put into the pool before (ante) the game begins. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. To put up (an ante). Webster Dictionary DB
  6. A Latin preposition and prefix; akin to Gr. 'anti`, Skr. anti, Goth. and-, anda- (only in comp.), AS. and-, ond-, (only in comp.: cf. Answer, Along), G. ant-, ent- (in comp.). The Latin ante is generally used in the sense of before, in regard to position, order, or time, and the Gr. 'anti` in that of opposite, or in the place of. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. A bet placed in opposition to the dealer's bet in playing the game of poker-hence to ante, to bet. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  8. Before, in time, order, or position; as, antechristian, antenatal. Compare ANTI-. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. A latin profix, signifying before, also against. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  10. A prefix meaning before, either in time or place. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  11. Lat. Before. Usually employed in old pleadings as expressive of time, as prw (before) was of place, and coram (before) of person. Townsh. PI. 22. Occurring in a report or a text-book, it is used to refer the reader to a previous part of the book. thelawdictionary.org
  12. A Latin particle signifying before, which is frequently used in composition, as, antediluvian, antechamber. Complete Dictionary

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