animator

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noun an·i·ma·tor \ˈa-nə-ˌmā-tər\

Definition of animator

  1. 1 :  one that animates prime animator of the movement

  2. 2 :  an artist who creates drawings for an animated cartoon

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First Known Use of animator

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ANIMATOR Defined for English Language Learners

animator

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Definition of animator for English Language Learners

  • : a person who creates animated movies and cartoons


ANIMATOR Defined for Kids

animator

noun an·i·ma·tor \ˈa-nə-ˌmā-tər\

Definition of animator for Students

  1. :  a person who creates animated movies and cartoons



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