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Antic

An´tic   Pronunciation: ăn´tĭk
a.1.(Zool.) Old; antique.
2.Odd; fantastic; fanciful; grotesque; ludicrous.
The antic postures of a merry-andrew.
- Addison.
n.1.A buffoon or merry-andrew; one that practices odd gesticulations; the Fool of the old play.
2.An odd imagery, device, or tracery; a fantastic figure.
3.A grotesque trick; a piece of buffoonery; a caper.
4.(Arch.) A grotesque representation.
5.An antimask.
v. t.1.To make appear like a buffoon.
[imp. & p. p. Anticked ( ), Antickt.]
v. i.1.To perform antics.
Noun1.Anticantic - a ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement
Synonyms: prank, put-on, joke, caper, trick
Verb1.antic - act as or like a clown
Synonyms: clown, clown around
Adj.1.antic - ludicrously odd; "Hamlet's assumed antic disposition"; "fantastic Halloween costumes"; "a grotesque reflection in the mirror"
animated, artifice, bizarre, caper, capersome, caracole, carry on, casual, cavort, coltish, comic, comical, curvet, cut a dido, cut capers, cut up, dance, disport, easy, exuberant, fanciful, fantastic, farcical, flounce, fool around, foolish, frisk, frisky, frolic, frolicsome, full of beans, gambol, gamesome, gay, grotesque, hearty, horse around, impossible, incomprehensible, inconceivable, incredible, lark, laughable, light, lively, ludicrous, mischievous, monkeyshine, monkeyshines, play, playful, practical joke, prank, prankish, pranky, roguish, rollick, rollicking, rollicksome, romp, rompish, shenanigan, shenanigans, shines, skip, skittish, spirited, sport, sportive, sprightly, suave, tomfoolery, trick, trip, unaccountable, unbelievable, unexpected, unimaginable, vital, vivacious, waggish trick, whimsical, wile, zestful, zippy
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