Example sentences for: ante

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

  • When the schools are particularly bad--as in the case of Washington, D.C., I have advocated vouchers, not penny ante ones proposed by some in Congress last year but real ones that would send at least a few kids out of the city to the very best schools available.

  • They think things were better in the past, but they never specify the status quo to which they want us to ante.

  • Curtis is ingenious in his slapstick farce and spoof mode, less assured when the emotional ante is upped.

  • , 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 outer ring ups the olfactory ante again, dividing these terms into such exact descriptions as strawberry jam vs. strawberry.


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