Usage examples for animation

  1. " War, mebbe you'll be right glad you did- presently," said Slingerland, with animation. – The U.P. Trail by Zane Grey
  2. She will be a novelty to our neighbourhood and an animation of the Hall." – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. De Forest was now all animation. – The Expressman and the Detective by Allan Pinkerton
  4. Kara looked up now with slightly more animation. – The Girl Scouts in Beechwood Forest by Margaret Vandercook
  5. With great animation, Bertha began to tell all sorts of things about her visit to Vienna. – Bertha Garlan by Arthur Schnitzler
  6. Pamela needed indeed a good deal of animation to be as handsome as she deserved to be! – Elizabeth's Campaign by Mrs. Humphrey Ward
  7. It was touching to see how her animation and interest revived when she began talking of Harry. – Virginia by Ellen Glasgow
  8. Grant turned to his companion with an animation in his face which almost startled the prosaic dealer in real estate. –  by
  9. " Yes, I am Kitty," she answered with animation. – Banked Fires by E. W. (Ethel Winifred) Savi
  10. There is little speculation or animation or intelligence or interest among us, and people who desire such an atmosphere are held to be fanciful, eccentric, and artistic. – Joyous Gard by Arthur Christopher Benson
  11. " I b'lieve I remember 'bout that, Sandy," she said, with a little thrill of animation in her voice. – Stories of the Foot-hills by Margaret Collier Graham
  12. An undercurrent of excitement at the prospect of meeting the first of her Indian friends brightened her eyes, and infused her whole aspect with a delightful animation. – An Unknown Lover by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  13. Then, with animation, " But I did always try very hard not to want one." – Burr Junior by G. Manville Fenn
  14. Madame Guix's course went on as usual, with perhaps a little more animation in the conversation, and much speculation as to when and where those who had stopped at the chateau had been wounded. – My Home In The Field of Honor by Frances Wilson Huard
  15. I said with animation. – The Story of Antony Grace by George Manville Fenn
  16. He was talking with great animation, his hands moving constantly in eager gesture. – The King's Mirror by Anthony Hope
  17. Was not the animation that prevailed among the guests of the Projectile of a very unusual character, and was it not becoming more and more violent every moment? – All Around the Moon by Jules Verne
  18. Darsie's eyes sparkled with animation. – A College Girl by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  19. She looked well, better than she had ever looked as Sibyl Warrington; for, although her skin had lost something of its extreme delicacy, her face had gained in animation, and her manners in cordiality, so that people who could not love her before, loved her now with sincere affection. – The Old Stone House by Anne March
  20. Now that it was no longer needed, the sparkle and animation had all gone from her face again. – Home Fires in France by Dorothy Canfield