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- n. Obsolete form of antechamber.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See antechamber.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An old form of antechamber.
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Then, September 11th terrorist attack would not have happened and, after a while, we would have labeled this guy as crazy because he made cost for airlines higher and made controls at airports longer for everybody… He would have been soon “downgraded” to the antichamber of History… not knowing that he actually avoided a terrorist attack… the silent hero
Many of these were killed in bed with their wives; others, running away naked, were pursued by the soldiers through the several rooms of the palace, even to the king's antichamber.
I heard the servants running across the antichamber.
The figures in the back part of this plate represent tailors, peruke-makers, milliners, and such other persons as generally fill the antichamber of a man of quality, except one, who is supposed to be a poet, and has written some panegyric on the person whose levee he attends, and who waits for that approbation he already vainly anticipates.
In particular the following words are as they appear in the original: antichamber aukwardly corruscations corse
His landlord, however, acquaints him, that his appearance at the Town House cannot be dispensed with -- he attends three or four different hours of appointment, and is each time sent away, (after waiting half an hour with the valets de ville in the antichamber,) and told that the municipal officers are engaged.
A Residence in France During the Years 1792, 1793, 1794 and 1795, Part I. 1792 Described in a Series of Letters from an English Lady: with General and Incidental Remarks on the French Character and Manners
From this antichamber we came into another, very large, supported by great columns, and lighted by several branched candlesticks.
When we came to the foot of the stairs, we found a sort of antichamber full of a thick smoke, and an ill scent, which obscured the lamp that gave a very faint light.
There are excavations so terrible thereabouts that they say they are the antichamber of Hell, and a stranger must have good courage to go far into them.
Christoph von Graffenried's Account of the Founding of New Bern. Edited with an Historical Introduction and an English Translation by Vincent H. Todd, Ph.D. University of Illinois in Cooperation with Julius Goebel, Ph.D., Professor of Germanic Languages University of Illinois
The presentation discussed the alleged criminal record of one leader of an antichamber group, and said the goal of its research would be to "discredit, confuse, shame, combat, infiltrate, fracture" the antichamber organizations.