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Example sentences containing 'antique'

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The ten rooms are spacious and furnished with old paintings and antiques. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Luck discovers the true value of some antique china. The Sun (2016)He said charity shops should get antiques valued to avoid losing out. The Sun (2016)He stops outside an antique shop. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Think vaulted ceilings, antique furniture and lashings of rustic charm. The Sun (2016)They have a pleasant mix of antiques, retro furniture and contemporary art. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The town of Petworth is nearby and is stuffed with antique and homeware shops. The Sun (2016)Check out the antique shops. Times, Sunday Times (2017)I have walked out of antique shops with stuff worth up to 20,000. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We spent a lot of time going round antiques shops. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Her fiancé is also in the world of art and antiques. Times, Sunday Times (2014)What greener activity is there than buying and selling antiques? Times, Sunday Times (2007)Classic car shows and antiques fairs are also held there. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He pushed an antique clock off its support and sent it crashing to the floor. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You put a pound in an antique object that claimed to be a computer and prayed. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The rest came from old buildings or antique shops. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But the donors were giving an antique piece of furniture. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The castle was restored early last century and its chambers contain valuable paintings and antique furniture. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Antique furniture has also been affected by the downturn. Times, Sunday Times (2009)People are now very happy to buy antiques and then change them after five or ten years. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Three years ago we helped an old lady with a cluttered house that looked like an antiques shop. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The basic purpose of an art or antiques fair is to make money for the exhibitors and organisers. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The pages don't turn but they have beautifully curled up corners and genuine antique dust. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Her pieces from this era are now expensive, collectable antiques. Times, Sunday Times (2009)These can feature anything from arts and antiques to gardening, music and wine. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Instead, look for evocative local antiques and decorative, highquality crafts. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Our take An expert in deliciously textured French rustic antiques. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Mix antique china with sleek mid-century furnishings and fresh, contemporary design. Times, Sunday Times (2009)

Synonyms of 'antique'

period piece, relic, bygone, heirloom
vintage, classic, antiquarian, olden

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Translations for 'antique'

British English: antique /ænˈtiːk/ NOUN
An antique is an old object which is valuable because of its beauty or rarity.
...a genuine antique.
  • American English: antique
  • Arabic: أَثَر قَدِيـم
  • Brazilian Portuguese: antiguidade
  • Chinese: 古董
  • Croatian: antikvitet
  • Czech: starožitnost
  • Danish: antikvitet
  • Dutch: antiquiteit
  • European Spanish: antigüedad
  • Finnish: antiikki
  • French: antiquité
  • German: Antiquität
  • Greek: αντίκα
  • Italian: antichità
  • Japanese: 骨董品
  • Korean: 골동품
  • Norwegian: antikvitet
  • Polish: antyk
  • European Portuguese: antiguidade
  • Romanian: antichitateobiecte
  • Russian: старинная вещь
  • Spanish: antigüedad
  • Swedish: antikvitet
  • Thai: ของเก่า
  • Turkish: antika
  • Ukrainian: старовинна річ
  • Vietnamese: đồ cổ


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