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animate
used in Cinder

2 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
animated by her strong belief
Definition
inspire, make more lively, or bring to life
  • Kai's gaze squinted suspiciously, and he glanced over his shoulder as two well-dressed women passed by, one talking animatedly, the other nodding in agreement, neither paying Cinder and Kai any attention.
    p. 218.8

There are no more uses of "animate" flagged with this meaning in Cinder.

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  • The crowd burst into cheers and animated chants of "Long live the Emperor" as Kai turned to face his people.
    p. 309.9

There are no more uses of "animate" in Cinder.

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