Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Filled with activity, vigor, or spirit; lively.
  • adjective Made or depicted using animation.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Endowed with animal life: as, the various classes of animated beings.
  • Lively; vigorous; full of life, action, spirit; indicating or representing animation: as, an animated discourse; an animated picture.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Endowed with life; full of life or spirit; indicating animation; lively; vigorous.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Endowed with life; full of life or spirit; indicating animation; lively; vigorous. Typically used in an animated discussion.
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of animate.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective having life or vigor or spirit
  • adjective made to appear to move as living creatures do

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