toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

animate
used in The Adventures of Captain Underpants

7 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
make a moving cartoon (a film technique that uses a set of gradually changing pictures to simulate movement when played in series)
  • As everybody knows, nothing enhances silly action sequences more than really cheesy animation.
    p. 80.3
animation = moving cartoons
  • And sot for the first time in the history of great literature, we proudly bring you the latest in cheesy animation technology: The art of Flip-O-Rama!
    p. 80.8
  • Now quickly flip the right-hand page back and forth until the picture appears to be animated.
    p. 81.8
  • If you flip quickly, the two pictures will start to look like one animated picture.
    p. 82.8
  • animated = moving (as though live action)
  • If you flip quickly, the two pictures will start to look like one animated picture.
    p. 86.7
  • animated = moving (as though live action)
  • If you flip quickly, the two pictures will start to look like one animated picture.
    p. 90.7
  • animated = moving (as though live action)
  • If you flip quickly, the two pictures will start to look like one animated picture.
    p. 94.7
animated = moving (as though live action)
There are no more uses of "animate" in The Adventures of Captain Underpants.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary / more samples — Oxford® USDictionary list — Onelook.com®