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antecedent
one who or that which precedes or goes before, as in time, place, rank, order, or causality.
noun
antechamber
a waiting room for those who seek audience.
noun
antedate
to assign or affix a dare to earlier than the actual one.
verb
antediluvian
or pertaining to the times, things, events before the great fllos in the days of Noah.
adjective
antemeridian
before noon.
adjective
antemundane
pertaining to time before the world's creation.
adjective
antenatal
occuring or existing before birth.
adjective
anterior
prior
adjective
anteroom
a room situated before and opening into another, usually larger room.
noun
anthology
a collection of extracts from writings of various authors.
noun
anthracite
hard coal.
noun
anthropology
the science of man in general.
noun
anthropomorphous
having or resembling human form.
noun
antic
a grotesque, lidicrous, or fantastic action.
noun
Antichrist
any opponent or enemy of Christ, whether a person or a power.
noun
anticlimax
a gradual or sudden decresed in the importance or impressiveness of what is said.
noun
anticyclone
an atmospheric condition of high central pressure, with currents flowing outward.
noun
antidote
anything that will counteract or remove the effects of poison, disease, or the like
noun
antilogy
inconsistency or contradiction in terms or ideas.
noun
antipathize
to show or feel a feeling of antagonism, aversion, or dislike.
verb
antiphon
a response or alteration of responses, genrally musical.
noun
antiphony
an anthem or other composition sung responsively.
noun
antipodes
a place or region on the opposite side of the earth.
noun
antiquary
one who collects and examines old things, as coinc, books, medals, weapons, etc.
noun
antiquary
to make old or out of date.
verb
antique
pertaining to ancient times.
adjective
antiseptic
anything that destroys or restrains the growth of putrefactive microorganisms.
noun
antislavery
opposed to human slavery.
adjective
antispasmodic
tending to prevent or relieve non-inflammatory spasmodic affections.
adjective
antistrophe
the inversion of terms in successive classes, as in "the home of joy and the joy of home".
noun
antitoxin
a substance which neutralizes the poisonous products of micro-organisms.
noun
antonym
a word directly opposed to another in meaning.
noun
anxious
distressed in mind respecting some uncertain matter.
adjective