Origin of animated
Related Words for animatedlyvigorously, nimbly, eagerly, hastily, carefully, earnestly, energetically, laboriously, diligently, painstakingly, enthusiastically, restlessly, ardently, hurriedly, purposefully, assiduously, strongly, seriously, heavily, severely
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Contemporary Examples of animatedly
“I think that would be a great idea,” Berman responds, animatedly.The Last Liberal?
May 26, 2010
Historical Examples of animatedly
"She's no slouch of a scribe neither," continued Corbin animatedly.
The look of his eyes was resolute, calm, and animatedly alert, as never before.War and Peace
Now, said Burton animatedly, consider what Zip has had to do.The Boy Patrol Around the Council Fire
Edward Sylvester Ellis
"I am not so simple as not to be able to make a distinction," replied Piotr animatedly.The Created Legend
"There's Pleydon, the sculptor," the youth told her animatedly.Linda Condon
1530s, "alive," past participle adjective from animate (v.). Meaning "mentally excited" is from 1530s; "full of activity" from 1580s. The "moving pictures" sense is attested from 1895; of cartoons from 1897. Related: Animatedly.