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an·i·mat·ed

 (ăn′ə-mā′tĭd)
adj.
1. Filled with activity, vigor, or spirit; lively: an animated conversation.
2. Made or depicted using animation: animated cartoons.

an′i·mat′ed·ly adv.

animated

(ˈænɪˌmeɪtɪd)
adj
1. full of vivacity and spirit; lively
2. characterized by movement and activity: an animated scene met her eye.
3. possessing life; animate
4. moving or appearing to move as if alive: an animated display.
5. (Film) pertaining to cinematographic animation
ˈaniˌmatedly adv

an•i•mat•ed

(ˈæn əˌmeɪ tɪd)

adj.
1. full of life, action, or spirit; lively: an animated debate.
2. made to move in a lifelike fashion: animated puppets.
3. containing objects that appear to move in a lifelike fashion: an animated display.
[1525–35]
an′i•mat`ed•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.animated - having life or vigor or spiritanimated - having life or vigor or spirit; "an animated and expressive face"; "animated conversation"; "became very animated when he heard the good news"
unanimated - not animated or enlivened; dull
2.animated - made to appear to move as living creatures doanimated - made to appear to move as living creatures do; "an animated cartoon"; "animated puppets"
moving - used of a series of photographs presented so as to create the illusion of motion; "Her ambition was to be in moving pictures or `the movies'"

animated

animated

adjective
1. Marked by or exhibiting life:
2. Very brisk, alert, and full of high spirits:
Informal: peppy.
Idioms: bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, full of life.
Translations
حَيَوي، مُفْعَم بِالحَيَوِيَّهمُتَحَرِّك
animovanýrušnýživý
dukke-levendelivligtegne-
animációs
hreyfi-, sem hreyfist; teiknimynda-líflegur
animovaný

animated

[ˈænɪmeɪtɪd] ADJ
1. (= lively) [person, discussion] → animado
to become animatedanimarse
2. (Cine) animated cartoondibujos mpl animados

animated

[ˈænɪmeɪtɪd] adj
(= lively) [person] → animé(e); [conversation, discussion] → animé(e)
to become animated [person] → s'animer; [conversation, discussion] → s'animer
[film, cartoon] → animé(e); [character] → d'animation

animated

adj
(= lively)lebhaft, rege; discussion, talklebhaft, angeregt
(Film) animated cartoon/filmZeichentrickfilm m

animated

[ˈænɪmeɪtɪd] adjanimato/a
to become animated → animarsi

animate

(ˈӕnimeit) verb
to make lively. Joy animated his face.
(-mət) adjective
living.
ˈanimated (-mei-) adjective
1. lively. An animated discussion.
2. made to move as if alive. animated dolls/cartoons.
ˌaniˈmation noun
References in classic literature ?
In the midst of an animated discussion on the domestic habits of turtles (one of those amiable creatures having strolled up from the river), the faint sound of a bell warned them that Hannah had put the tea `to draw', and they would just have time to get home to supper.
She had no desire to sleep or to retire; nor did she feel like going over to sit with the Ratignolles, or to join Madame Lebrun and a group whose animated voices reached her as they sat in conversation before the house.
The flush which still lingered above the pines in the western sky was not more bright nor delicate than the bloom on her cheek; nor was the opening day more cheering than the animated smile which she bestowed on the youth, as he assisted her into the saddle.
Indeed, what with the pleasant summer evening, and the sympathy of this little circle of not unkindly souls, it was perhaps natural that a character so susceptible as Clifford's should become animated, and show itself readily responsive to what was said around him.
How could the flogger of urchins be otherwise than animated and joyous?
They first caught crabs and quohogs in the sand; grown bolder, they waded out with nets for mackerel; more experienced, they pushed off in boats and captured cod; and at last, launching a navy of great ships on the sea, explored this watery world; put an incessant belt of circumnavigations round it; peeped in at Behring's Straits; and in all seasons and all oceans declared everlasting war with the mightiest animated mass that has survived the flood; most monstrous and most mountainous
Assuming the blubber to be the skin of the whale; then, when this skin, as in the case of a very large Sperm Whale, will yield the bulk of one hundred barrels of oil; and, when it is considered that, in quantity, or rather weight, that oil, in its expressed state, is only three fourths, and not the entire substance of the coat; some idea may hence be had of the enormousness of that animated mass, a mere part of whose mere integument yields such a lake of liquid as that.
Then one of the officers rode up and gave the word for the men to mount, and in a second every man was in his saddle, and every horse stood expecting the touch of the rein, or the pressure of his rider's heels, all animated, all eager; but still we had been trained so well that, except by the champing of our bits, and the restive tossing of our heads from time to time, it could not be said that we stirred.
The proprietor would get into a discussion with some one in the lobby, and as the conversation grew animated, others would gather about to listen, until finally every one in the place would be crowded into a group, and a regular debate would be under way.
After various ineffectual pullings and twitchings, just as the senator is losing all patience, the carriage suddenly rights itself with a bounce,--two front wheels go down into another abyss, and senator, woman, and child, all tumble promiscuously on to the front seat,--senator's hat is jammed over his eyes and nose quite unceremoniously, and he considers himself fairly extinguished;--child cries, and Cudjoe on the outside delivers animated addresses to the horses, who are kicking, and floundering, and straining under repeated cracks of the whip.
In the foreground near a pond and a group of white beeches is leading a footpath animated by travelers.
They were in animated conversation, and were apparently reading something aloud to each other, for the black head and the curly brown one were both bent over a sheet of letter paper.