cartoon has definitions from the fields of film,performing arts
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[ noun ] a humorous or satirical drawing published in a newspaper or magazine

Synonyms

sketch

Used in print

(Evan Esar, Humorous English; a guide to comic ,...)

In one cartoon a family is shown outside a theater with the head of the family addressing the doorman : `` Excuse me , but when we came_out we found that we had left my daughter 's handbag and my wife 's behind '' .

Related terms

wit comic_strip publication

2
[ verb ] draw cartoons of

Related terms

draw art

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[ noun ] (film,performing arts) a film made by photographing a series of cartoon drawings to give the illusion of movement when projected in rapid sequence

Synonyms

animated_cartoon

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