Explicație animate în Dicționarul Englez Englez

animate

('anəmət )

verb
give new life or energy to
"A hot soup will revive me"
"This will renovate my spirits"
"This treatment repaired my health"

verb
make lively
"let''s liven up this room a bit"

verb
give life-like qualities to
"animated cartoons"

verb
heighten or intensify
"These paintings exalt the imagination"

adjectiv
endowed with feeling and unstructured consciousness
"the living knew themselves just sentient puppets on God''s stage"
- T.E.Lawrence
adjectiv
endowed with animal life as distinguished from plant life
"we are animate beings"

adjectiv
belonging to the class of nouns that denote living beings
"the word `dog'' is animate"




Antonime:
(adjectiv) insensate, dead, inanimate
(verb) blunt, deaden



Sinonime:
(adjectiv) sentient
(verb) enliven, exalt, inspire, invigorate, liven, quicken, reanimate, recreate, renovate, repair, revive, revivify, vivify