transitive verb-·quat·ed, -·quat·ing
- to make old or obsolete; cause to become old-fashioned
- to give an antique look to
Origin of antiquatefrom Classical Latin antiquatus, past participle of antiquare from antiquus: see antique
transitive verban·ti·quat·ed, an·ti·quat·ing, an·ti·quates
- To make obsolete or old-fashioned.
- To antique.
Origin of antiquateLate Latin antīquāre antīquāt- to make old from Latin to leave in an old state from antīquus old ; see antique .