What does the word cartoon mean?

Usage examples for cartoon

  1. The pockmarked face had taken on an almost ghastly fervour, until it looked like a distorted cartoon- vindictive, fanatical; but Dyck, on the edge of the river of tragedy, was not ready to lose himself in the stream of it. – No Defense, Volume 2. by Gilbert Parker
  2. Mowing is a thing of ample gestures, like drawing a cartoon. – Hills and the Sea by H. Belloc
  3. For himself he approved hugely of the cartoon. – The Fortunate Youth by William J. Locke