One that provides or imparts life, interest, spirit, or vitality.(noun)
One, such as an artist or technician, who designs, develops, or produces an animated cartoon.(noun)
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Use "animator" in a sentence
"Reminds me of the Daffy cartoon where the animator is completely screwing with him."
"The Oscar-winning animator is working on designs for a permanent bronze tribute to the pair."
"Wait a minute--Algar we know as animator in the thirties, then director of True-Life Adventures."