Expeditious vs Animated - What's the difference?
| Related terms
Expeditious is a related term of animated.
As adjectives the difference between expeditious and animated
is that expeditious
is fast, prompt, speedy while animated
is endowed with life; full of life or spirit; indicating animation; lively; vigorous.
As a verb animated is
Fast, prompt, speedy.
* 1815 , , Emma , ch. 38,
(of a process or thing) Completed or done with efficiency and speed; facilitating speed.
* 1816 , , The Antiquary , vol. 1, ch. 7,
- Our coachman and horses are so extremely expeditious !—I believe we drive faster than any body.
* 1844 , , Barry Lyndon , ch. 14,
- As they thus pressed forward, longing doubtless to exchange the easy curving line, which the sinuosities of the bay compelled them to adopt, for a straighter and more expeditious path, Sir Arthur observed a human figure on the beach.
- Now, there was a sort of rough-and-ready law in Ireland in those days, which was of great convenience to persons desirous of expeditious justice.
Endowed with life; full of life or spirit; indicating animation; lively; vigorous.
, title=(The Celebrity
, passage=The humor of my proposition appealed more strongly to Miss Trevor than I had looked for, and from that time forward she became her old self again;
* See also