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1 noun GAMESgeall tosaigh 2 adverb legal roimhe seo  c m u
phrasal verbs

ante up

(US), informal 1 (v + adv) provide (sum of money)
INTRANSITIVEíoc verb  c m uthey need to ante up is gá go n-íocfaidís
TRANSITIVEíoc verb  c m u
2 (v + adv) GAMES in poker etc: put in money INTRANSITIVEcuir sa linn

to up the ante


to raise the ante

) they've upped the ante with new demands tá cor nua curtha sa scéal acu le breis éileamhthey upped the ante in the second half chuir siad dlús leis an imirt sa dara leath