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animate

adjective uk   us   /ˈæn.ɪ.mət/
having life: animate beings

animate

verb [T] uk   us   /ˈæn.ɪ.meɪt/
to make someone seem more happy or active: A sparkle in his eyes animated his face whenever he smiled.
Translations of “animate”
in Vietnamese làm sinh động…
in Spanish animar…
in Thai ทำให้มีชีวิตชีวา…
in Malaysian menghidupkan…
in French animer…
in German beleben…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有生命的,活的…
in Indonesian menghidupkan…
in Russian живой, одушевленный…
in Turkish canlı, yaşayan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 有生命的,活的…
in Polish ożywiony…
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