Meaning of “cartoon” - Learner’s Dictionary

cartoon

noun [ C ] uk us /kɑːˈtuːn/
FILM

A2 a film made using characters that are drawn and not real:

Mickey Mouse and other famous cartoon characters
DRAWING
cartoonist noun [ C ]

someone whose job is to draw cartoons

(Definition of “cartoon” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)