antique


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Synonyms for antique

Synonyms for antique

any piece of furniture or decorative object or the like produced in a former period and valuable because of its beauty or rarity

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shop for antiques

give an antique appearance to

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made in or typical of earlier times and valued for its age

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belonging to or lasting from times long ago

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The daily sacrifice, more awful really than all the sacrifices of the antique world, stirred him as much by its superb rejection of the evidence of the senses as by the primitive simplicity of its elements and the eternal pathos of the human tragedy that it sought to symbolize.
As if in the superhuman energy of his utterance there had been found the potency of a spell--the huge antique panels to which the speaker pointed, threw slowly back, upon the instant, their ponderous and ebony jaws.
A tall candelabrum, bearing a small antique lamp with highly perfumed oil, is standing near the head of my sleeping friend.
If you were an artist, you would think of Mistress Second-Cousin as antique form animated by Christian sentiment--a sort of Christian Antigone-- sensuous force controlled by spiritual passion.
My mistress rented it unfurnished, and put in the regular things--1903 antique unholstered parlour set, oil chromo of geishas in a Harlem tea house, rubber plant and husband.
The father of their charge was one of those Italians nursed in the memory of the antique glory of Italy--one among the schiavi ognor frementi, who exerted himself to obtain the liberty of his country.
Most likely they've already looked at all the antiques, and now they're making the round of the studios of the new people, the German humbug, and the cracked Pre-Raphaelite English fellow, and have only come to me to make the point of view complete," he thought.
Antique collectors can now easily answer the one question they have when examining a particular piece: ``Am I sure of when this was made?
com has become synonymous with quality antique online shopping," said Andrea Canady, fair director of The Original Miami Beach Antique Show.
Major Producer of Antique Shows Brings Latest Event to Los Angeles March 22-24, 2013
TUESDAY Antique Forum holds an antiques and collectibles market at the Stones, High Street Market, Newcastle-under-Lyme, 8am-3pm.
Antique Forum (01782 393660) is holding an antiques and collectors' fair at Uttoxeter Racecourse, Wood Lane, Uttoxeter, 10am-5pm.
About 12 antique airplanes going to Iowa, Antique Airplane Association Fly-In in Ottumwa, made a pit-stop in Sioux City at the JetSun Aviation Center.
People tend not to come into antique shops any more, but I'll continue selling until my dying day.