Pronunciation of Animation
/ˌanɪmˈe͡ɪʃən/, /ˌanɪmˈe‍ɪʃən/, /ˌa_n_ɪ_m_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n/

Antonyms for animation:

idleness, weariness, laziness.

Synonyms for animation:

Sense 1

exoticism, dub in, cutaway, film noir, feature film, silent movie, zing, soft focus, freeze-frame, spaghetti western, screwball comedy, post-production, pic, ginger, oomph, filming, nervousness, biopic, B movie, Ealing comedy, whodunit, home movie, docudrama, high-concept, vivaciousness, stage-manage, motion picture, chiller, costume drama, newsreel, satire, video, chick flick, blue movie, slasher, dub out, abandon, technicolor, pan, horror movie, miniseries, peppiness, moving picture, dub over, anime, spark, road movie, buddy movie, intercut, director's cut, filmstrip, Storyboard, pre-production, remake, cutting room, movie, talkie, weepie, pizzazz.

Sense 2

novelty, pep, encouragement, documentary, pertness, sparkle, steam, joy, get-up-and-go, picture, fascination, western, prop, location, sleeper, scenario, flick, esprit, temperature, vehicle, turkey, zip, produce.

Sense 3

feature, epic, lot, film, production, color, cartoon, print, stage, dub, shocker, mystery.

Sense 4

bite, shoot, freeze, new wave, pace, might, edit.

Sense 5

direction, track, force, direct, romance.

Sense 6

buzz, voice.

Sense 7


Sense 10


high spirits

elation, Elatedness, euphoria, exaltation, inspiration, uplift.





Sense 1 (noun)

dub, cutting room, zip, cutaway, direct, direction, dub over, sparkle, pep, cut, ginger, esprit, vivacity, oomph, dub in, peppiness, vivaciousness, pertness, dub out.

Sense 2 (noun)

might, get-up-and-go, B movie, anime, cartoon, blue movie, buddy movie, steam, biopic, chick flick, costume drama, chiller, force.

Sense 3 (noun)

bite, spark, color, mystery, novelty, fascination, buzz.

action (noun)

enterprise, motion.

activity (noun)

conduct, business, activity, performance, action, motion, liveliness, stirring, energy, enterprise, kinetics, movement, exercise, agility.

animation (noun)

spiritedness, vivification, aliveness, invigoration, vitality, living, brio, life, liveliness.

attribute (noun)


cheerfulness (noun)


energy (noun)

get-up-and-go, sprightliness.

excitement (noun)

effervescence, disquietude, arousal, stimulation, anxiety, furor, fire, turbulence, electrification, exhilaration, feverishness, inflammation, fervor, attentiveness.

existence (noun)


high spirits (noun)

elation, Elatedness, euphoria, exaltation, inspiration, uplift.

life (noun)

creation, vitality, life, life force, lifeblood, nature.

liveliness; activity (noun)

fervor, life, pep, verve, vigor, zeal, sprightliness, vitality, vim, action, enthusiasm, brio, vivacity, energy, oomph, sparkle, zip, esprit, elation, exhilaration, vibrancy, excitement, briskness, spirit, zest, passion, zing.

oomph (noun)


vigilance (noun)


vigor (noun)

industriousness, lustiness, friskiness, passion, potency, sprightliness, enthusiasm, eagerness, exuberance, zest, excitement, strength, puissance, verve, gusto, zeal, vim, vigor, earnestness, agitation, power, Ardency, relish, spirit, fervency.

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