- to make old or obsolete; cause to become old-fashioned
- to give an antique look to
Origin of antiquate; from 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 ant&imacron;quare, ant&imacron;quat-, to make old, from Latin, to leave in an old state, from ant&imacron;quus, old; see antique.