animation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
animation(
ah
-
nuh
-
mey
-
shihn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (technique)
a. la animación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We hired numerous artists to help with the animation of the film.Contratamos a muchos artistas para ayudarnos con la animación de la película.
2. (film and television)
a. la película de animación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I prefer live-action films over animations.Prefiero las películas con actores reales a las películas de animación.
b. los dibujos animados
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The movie studio just released its latest animation.El estudio cinematográfico estrenó sus últimos dibujos animados.
3. (liveliness)
a. la animación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The excited hostess gestured with her hands and talked with animation.La anfitriona entusiasmada hizo gestos con las manos y habló con animación.
b. la vivacidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
In spite of her old age, she still overflows with animation.A pesar de su vejez, todavía rebosa vivacidad.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
animation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la animación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
animation [ˌænɪˈmeɪʃən]
noun
1 (liveliness) vivacidad (f); animación (f)
2 (Cine) (process) animación (f)
The films are a mix of animation and live action
(film) película (f) de animación; dibujos (m) animados
This film is the first British animation sold to an American network
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Examplesloading
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning