Definitions For Ante


  • (poker) the initial contribution that each player makes to the pot
  • The amount of money that a player must bet at the beginning of play in a poker game


  • Place one's stake
  • To pay the amount of money required to start play in a poker game

Is Ante a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Ante is worth 4 points in Scrabble and 5 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Ante in a Sentence

  • The base price is $500, but any additional repairs will up the ante
  • Did everyone at the table ante?
  • Everyone anted up a dollar.

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