noun see antique III

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  • antiquer — /an tee keuhr/, n. 1. a person who takes a special interest in antiques; a collector of antiquities; antiquary. 2. a person who simulates antique furniture by using processes that give an appearance of age, wear, etc., to recently manufactured… …   Universalium

  • antiquer — noun a) A person who finishes furniture or objects so they have the appearance of an antique. (Either for decoration or to perpetrate a fraud.) b) A person who browses for antiques …   Wiktionary

  • antiquer — (an ti ké) v. a. En termes de relieur, enjoliver la tranche d un livre de figures de diverses couleurs ; relier à la manière antique …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • antiquer — an·tiqu·er …   English syllables

  • antiquer —  ̷ ̷.ˈtēkə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: antique (II) + er 1. : a collector of antiques this is a book for antiquers alone New York Herald Tribune 2. [ …   Useful english dictionary

  • antique — I. noun Date: 1530 1. a relic or object of ancient times 2. a. a work of art, piece of furniture, or decorative object made at an earlier period and according to various customs laws at least 100 years ago b. a manufactured product (as an… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • antiquary — n 1. antiquarian, archaist, paleologist, archaeologist; classicist, medievalist; dryasdust. 2. antiquer, antique dealer; curator, curatrix, collector …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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