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animatedadjective

 us   /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.
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animatedadjective

uk   /ˈæn.ɪ.meɪ.tɪd/  us   /ˈæn.ə.meɪ.t̬ɪd/
  • animated adjective (IMAGE)

Animated films, drawings, models, etc. are ones that are photographed or created by a computer and shown in a way that makes them move.
animatedly
adverb uk   /ˈæn.ɪ.meɪ.tɪd.li/  us   /ˈæn.ə.meɪ.t̬ɪd.li/
They were talking animatedly.
(Definition of animated from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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