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Definition of "animates" []

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of animate. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "animates" in a sentence
  • "Though her drawings are understandably somewhat amateur, one can see that the pastoral ideal found on porcelain animates her Chinese scenes; she drew landscapes that were filled with flowers, butterflies, streams, fishermen, and Chinese architecture."
  • "Now he "animates" sand by drawing and redrawing live, at times in front of an audience."
  • "Entreat them to go there with a belief in the good disposition of nations to one another, such as animates you, the members of a score of parliaments, and may it be your great reward, when you next assemble a year hence, to know that as a result of your labors the light of peace burns with a steadier and a more radiant flame."
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