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animate
used in The Poisonwood Bible

2 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
animate v. inanimate
Definition
alive; or (more rarely) an animal—not a plant; or (more rarely still) the degree to which as an animal feels and thinks
  • By morning light, the books are all hunched together again with their spines turned out, fossilized, inanimate.
    Book 5 — Exodus (89% in)

There are no more uses of "animate" flagged with this meaning in The Poisonwood Bible.

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?  —1 use
exact meaning not specified
  • Later on at the dinner table he was still animated, though, which is the status quo on Sundays.
    Book 1 — Genesis (89% in)

There are no more uses of "animate" in The Poisonwood Bible.

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