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an·ti·quate

 (ăn′tĭ-kwāt′)
tr.v. an·ti·quat·ed, an·ti·quat·ing, an·ti·quates
1. To make obsolete or old-fashioned.
2. To antique.

[Late Latin antīquāre, antīquāt-, to make old, from Latin, to leave in an old state, from antīquus, old; see antique.]

an′ti·qua′tion n.

antiquate

(ˈæntɪˌkweɪt)
vb (tr)
1. to make obsolete or old-fashioned
2. (Antiques) to give an old or antique appearance to
[C15: from Latin antīquāre to make old, from antīquus ancient]

an•ti•quate

(ˈæn tɪˌkweɪt)

v.t. -quat•ed, -quat•ing.
1. to make obsolete or old-fashioned by replacing with something newer or better.
2. to give an antique appearance to.
[1400–50; < Medieval Latin antīquātus old, ancient, past participle of antiquāre to make old; see antique]
an`ti•qua′tion, n.

antiquate


Past participle: antiquated
Gerund: antiquating

Imperative
antiquate
antiquate
Present
I antiquate
you antiquate
he/she/it antiquates
we antiquate
you antiquate
they antiquate
Preterite
I antiquated
you antiquated
he/she/it antiquated
we antiquated
you antiquated
they antiquated
Present Continuous
I am antiquating
you are antiquating
he/she/it is antiquating
we are antiquating
you are antiquating
they are antiquating
Present Perfect
I have antiquated
you have antiquated
he/she/it has antiquated
we have antiquated
you have antiquated
they have antiquated
Past Continuous
I was antiquating
you were antiquating
he/she/it was antiquating
we were antiquating
you were antiquating
they were antiquating
Past Perfect
I had antiquated
you had antiquated
he/she/it had antiquated
we had antiquated
you had antiquated
they had antiquated
Future
I will antiquate
you will antiquate
he/she/it will antiquate
we will antiquate
you will antiquate
they will antiquate
Future Perfect
I will have antiquated
you will have antiquated
he/she/it will have antiquated
we will have antiquated
you will have antiquated
they will have antiquated
Future Continuous
I will be antiquating
you will be antiquating
he/she/it will be antiquating
we will be antiquating
you will be antiquating
they will be antiquating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been antiquating
you have been antiquating
he/she/it has been antiquating
we have been antiquating
you have been antiquating
they have been antiquating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been antiquating
you will have been antiquating
he/she/it will have been antiquating
we will have been antiquating
you will have been antiquating
they will have been antiquating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been antiquating
you had been antiquating
he/she/it had been antiquating
we had been antiquating
you had been antiquating
they had been antiquating
Conditional
I would antiquate
you would antiquate
he/she/it would antiquate
we would antiquate
you would antiquate
they would antiquate
Past Conditional
I would have antiquated
you would have antiquated
he/she/it would have antiquated
we would have antiquated
you would have antiquated
they would have antiquated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.antiquate - make obsolete or old-fashionedantiquate - make obsolete or old-fashioned  
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
2.antiquate - give an antique appearance to; "antique furniture"
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
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One of the seized artifacts [Photo Courtesy: Ministry of Antiquities official Facebook page] CAIRO -- 9 December 2017: The Ministry of Antiquates successfully thwarted smuggling attempt of 102 artifacts at Hurghada Airport on Friday, according to a press statement issued by the Ministry of Antiquities.
He pointed to completion of work at Jebel Barkel camp area by the end of next June to host the operating missions, adding that the antiquates' season would end on March 1st.
Wael Hamamrah, Head of Antiquates department in Jericho, estimated that the artifacts, complete with skeletal remains and some pottery are between 1,800 and 1,900 years old.