Meaning of 'antic'

Find the meaning of the word ‘antic’

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Meaning of ‘antic’

3 definitions found.



ludicrously odd

Example: "Hamlet's assumed antic disposition"

Synonyms: grotesque


a ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement

Synonyms: trick


to act as or like a clown

Example: "They antic like clowns."

Synonyms: clown clown around

Source: WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University

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