Definition of animatedly:
- "The Heath Hover Mystery", Bertram Mitford.
We had been talking animatedly, and as Mrs. Vanderbridge turned away, I had just made a remark to her husband, who appeared to have fallen into a sudden fit of abstraction, and was gazing thoughtfully over his soup- plate at the white and yellow chrysanthemums.- "The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story", Various.
She was certain Joe's wounds were of such serious nature that violent exercise might be fatal to him, and Master Plummer began to fear he would be forced to take that long walk when there was no real necessity for so doing, until a happy thought came to him, and he cried, animatedly: " There's no need for anybody to go to Weehawken, 'cause Dan Fernald must have that paper he showed to Joe, in his pocket now."- "The Princess and Joe Potter", James Otis.