Definition of Ante

1. Noun. (poker) the initial contribution that each player makes to the pot.

Category relationships: Poker, Poker Game
Generic synonyms: Bet, Stake, Stakes, Wager

2. Verb. Place one's stake.
Category relationships: Card Game, Cards
Generic synonyms: Back, Bet On, Gage, Game, Punt, Stake

Definition of Ante

1. n. Each player's stake, which is put into the pool before (ante) the game begins.

2. v. t. & i. To put up (an ante).

Definition of Ante

1. Noun. (poker) In poker and other games, the contribution made by all players to the pot before dealing the cards. ¹

2. Verb. To pay the ante in poker. Often used ''ante up''. ¹

3. Verb. To make an investment in money, effort, or time before knowing one's chances. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Ante

1. to put a fixed stake into the pot before the cards are dealt in poker [v ANTED or ANTEED, ANTEING, ANTES]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Ante

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antatrophic
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ante (current term)
ante-
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