Ante

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Ante

[Latin, Before.] A reference to a previous portion of a report or textbook.

Ante is synonymous with supra.

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During the foreclosure auction, the lender, which had agreed to bid up to its mortgage of $79 million and transfer the property to a Kinson Properties, headed by Yick-en Hui, watched in disbelief as another Chinese family, the Wongs, kept upping the ante. Citibank had previously negotiated with the Wongs.
On the other hand, he could move ahead with this largely unexplored area of advanced vacuum casting by upping the ante. Kelly's decision came down to long-term survival.
Summary: Jaipur (Rajasthan), Dec 2, (ANI): Upping the ante for the construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya, Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia on Sunday said that if Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) wants to know how to construct temples, it should learn it from the Scindia family.
But now he's upping the ante, and braving friction burns for the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation.
Prosecution lawyer Anthony Sammon claimed in his closing summary: "There is no evidence there was any basis for Thomas Groome to resort to upping the ante by bringing in a lethal weapon."
Upping the ante in this regard are two companion works--a sculpture based on the inner ear and a line drawing animation of a bull ride--that describe a constantly mutating system of analogies, as conditions related to the structural interior of these things are raised right to the surface and formal or aesthetic properties are brought to bear directly on content.
Gradually, as one followed the sequence of the exhibition, the canvases became smaller in scale, focusing on the representation of increasingly minute details, upping the ante on the challenge to perception.