On the contrary, for a small street in a quiet neighbourhood, it was remarkably animated.
On entering his room, I found Holmes in animated conversation with two men, one of whom I recognised as Peter Jones, the official police agent, while the other was a long, thin, sad-faced man, with a very shiny hat and oppressively respectable frock-coat.
There are no more uses of "animate" in the book.
Show samples from other sources
She won an award for best animated cartoon.
The right to pursue happiness is the animating principle of capitalism.