Definitions of unanimated

  1. not animated or enlivened; dull Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. Not possessed of life; dull; not enlivened. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for unanimated

  1. Thomson, the poet, was of a dull countenance, and a gross, unanimated uninviting appearance; Richardson looked 'like a plump white mouse in a wig. – Reviews by Oscar Wilde
  2. Narration in dramatick poetry is naturally tedious, as it is unanimated and inactive, and obstructs the progress of the action; it should therefore always be rapid, and enlivened by frequent interruption. – Eighteenth Century Essays on Shakespeare by D. Nichol Smith