Example sentences for: ante

How can you use “ante” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Newsweek , perhaps foreseeing that Time would repeat this device from last year, upped the ante with a list of "100 Americans for the Next Century."

  • The number of relevant workplace injuries mentioned (by the NYT ) in yesterday's coverage was 600,000, but today's USAT and Wall Street Journal (in an inside story) up the ante to 1.8 million.

  • Many women might ante up a campaign contribution just in the hopes of seeing Mrs. Clinton sworn in on the day that her husband becomes unemployed.

  • , 468 U. S. 364, 396-397 (1984), says nothing whatever about "using the forum [of public radio] in an unconventional way to suppress speech inherent in the nature of the medium," ante, at 8-9.

  • The WP , which was much more aggressive from the git-go, simply raises the ante today, with not just a long front-page piece but also not one, but two additional Albert pieces elsewhere in the paper, one a ramble wondering if Albert can rebound professionally, the other a thumb-sucker about women who stand by their man when he's in trouble.


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