What is animate?


animate Ltd. (株式会社アニメイト, Kabushiki gaisha Animeito?) is the retailing arm of MOVIC and is the largest retailer of anime, games, and manga in Japan. The first and headquarters store of Animate opened in 1983 and is located in Ikebukuro, a district in Tokyo, Japan.

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Creature Type (Dungeons & Dragons) - 4th Edition Types, Origins and Keywords - Types - Animate
... Animates are magically animated creatures, such as golems, zombies and shambling mounds ... Animates generally possess the construct, plant or undead keyword ... or magical beast type rather than the animate type, and the Warforged are humanoids with the living construct keyword rather than animates ...
Animate (disambiguation)
... Animate Co ... This may also refer to "Animate", a song by Rush from their 1993 album Counterparts Animation, an optical illusion of motion created by the ...
Vedda Language - Morphology - Animate Nouns
... The animate suffixes are –atto for personal pronouns and –laatto for all other animate nouns and – pojja and -raaccaa for personified nouns ... words that appear to be from original Vedda language do not have these suffixes, also animate nouns also have gender distinctions, with small animals ...
Animate - Marketing
... Meito Anisawa (兄沢 命斗, Anisawa Meito?) is Animate's mascot character, affectionately known as the Anime Tenchō (アニメ店長?) ... a wild anime character with spiky hair and rippling muscles, clad with the Animate uniform, going to extreme measures to promote Animate's goods ...
Slovak Declension - Legend
... For masculine nouns, adjectives, pronouns and numerals it is necessary to distinguish between animate and inanimate ones ... An animate noun is a person (for example father, Peter) and an inanimate noun is any other noun (for example table, fear, democracy) ... For the animate nouns, the G is identical with the A (both in sg ...

More definitions of "animate":

  • (adj): Belonging to the class of nouns that denote living beings.
    Example: "The word 'dog' is animate"
  • (adj): Endowed with animal life as distinguished from plant life.
    Example: "We are animate beings"
  • (adj): Endowed with feeling and unstructured consciousness.
    Synonyms: sentient

Famous quotes containing the word animate:

    Let onion atoms lurk within the bowl,
    And, scarce suspected, animate the whole.
    Sydney Smith (1771–1845)

    Both nuns and mothers worship images,
    But those the candles light are not as those
    That animate a mother’s reveries,
    But keep a marble or a bronze repose.
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    Childhood lasts all through life. It returns to animate broad sections of adult life.... Poets will help us to find this living childhood within us, this permanent, durable immobile world.
    Gaston Bachelard (1884–1962)