Definition of 'antic'
Example sentences containing 'antic'
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His outrageous antics suggest his big dreams may just come true. The Sun (2011)And his wild antics were not just confined to the stage. Times, Sunday Times (2008)His off-field antics are a worry. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He was also unimpressed with the off-field antics of some England rugby stars. The Sun (2011)And Twickenham chiefs will read the riot act to players to avoid any repeat of their shameful off-field antics. The Sun (2011)But his off-field antics have not put City off making him their first big buy of what promises to be a busy summer. The Sun (2015)
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Used Rarely. antic is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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