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Definition of cartoon

What is the definition of "cartoon"?
  • car•toonnoun
  • 1. A drawing depicting a humorous situation, often accompanied by a caption.
    2. A drawing representing current public figures or issues symbolically and often satirically: a political cartoon.
    3. A preliminary sketch similar in size to the work, such as a fresco, that is to be copied from it.
    4. An animated cartoon.
    5. A comic strip.


Use "cartoon" in a sentence
  • "But the word cartoon didn't seem to apply to this movie, and I can't think of any word which does."

    "This cartoon is a savage satire of animation as it stood at the time and TV in general."

    "This cartoon is a result of a popular Hasbro toy line where your favorite Marvel characters are reimagined as children."

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