Adult Swim stylized as [adult swim] is the adult-oriented nighttime programming block of the American children's pay television network Cartoon Network and its own television production studio Williams Street Productions. It broadcasts nightly from 8 p. Eastern and Pacific Time. Williams Street also produces Toonami , a block-within-a-block, on Adult Swim. Debuting in , Adult Swim serves as the nighttime identity of Cartoon Network, and was established as alternative programming during the late night hours when Cartoon Network's primary target audience, children between the ages of 7 and 15, would normally be sleeping.
Top definition. Adult Swim unknown. Place were great cartoons like The Family Guy and Futurama and much anime hands out. Fun to watch, if you like cartoons but don't want lots of little kiddie crap on these days. A night time program on Cartoon Network that dedicates it's shows to a fan-base audience of "14" years or older. They show anime and more 'adult' cartoons.
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