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This tells you a lot about the political antennae of the man. Times, Sunday Times (2009)One trick is tweaking your leadership antennae to tune out your own thoughts and fears and listening to your intuition instead. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The attendant bees press their heads and antennae to the scout's body. Evans, Peter & Deehan, Geoff The Descent of Mind - the how and why of intelligence (1990)Yet in this case, our moral antennae twitch furiously. Times, Sunday Times (2010)MPs' antennae began to twitch. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They use their antennae to search for a new feeding site, where they will stay for the rest of their lives. Christy Campbell PHYLLOXERA: How Wine was Saved for the World (2004)Its leaders will need guile, charm, and brilliant political antennae to survive. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But Blunt's political antennae proved to be as sharp as his financial acumen. Malcolm Balen A VERY ENGLISH DECEIT: The Secret History of the South Sea Bubble and the First Great Financial Scandal (2002)The all-in-one designs proved easy to get going, simply plugging in the power cable and radio antennae. Times, Sunday Times (2008)

Synonyms of 'antenna'

aerial, sensor

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insect, Zoology terms

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Translations for 'antenna'

British English: antenna NOUN
The antennae of an insect are the two long, thin parts attached to its head that it uses to feel things with.

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