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Definition of ante noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

ante

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈænti//
 
 
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Idioms
raise/up the ante
 
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to increase the level of something, especially demands or sums of money His ex-wife has upped the ante in her alimony suit against him.
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