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English definition of “animated”

animated

adjective    /ˈæn·əˌmeɪ·t̬ɪd/
full of interest and energy : We had a very animated discussion . An animated movie or cartoon , is made up of a series of slightly different drawings of people , animals , and objects that make them appear to move .
(Definition of animated adjective from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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