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Hypernyms for move

turn decision play determination conclusion vary advise affect sell cause impress act change propose do move live alter suggest make strike

Definitions for move

  • verb - be in a state of action; "she is always moving"
  • verb - go or proceed from one point to another; "the debate moved from family values to the economy"
  • noun - the act of deciding to do something; "he didn't make a move to help"; "his first move was to hire a lawyer"
  • noun - (game) a player's turn to take some action permitted by the rules of the game
  • noun - the act of changing your residence or place of business; "they say that three moves equal one fire"
  • noun - the act of changing location from one place to another; "police controlled the motion of the crowd"; "the movement of people from the farms to the cities"; "his move put him directly in my path"
  • noun - a change of position that does not entail a change of location; "the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise"; "movement is a sign of life"; "an impatient move of his hand"; "gastrointestinal motility"
  • verb - progress by being changed; "The speech has to go through several more drafts"; "run through your presentation before the meeting"
  • verb - propose formally; in a debate or parliamentary meeting
  • verb - have a turn; make one's move in a game; "Can I go now?"
  • verb - give an incentive for action; "This moved me to sacrifice my career"
  • verb - have an emotional or cognitive impact upon; "This child impressed me as unusually mature"; "This behavior struck me as odd"
  • verb - arouse sympathy or compassion in; "Her fate moved us all"
  • verb - move so as to change position
  • verb - change location; move
  • verb - cause to move or shift into a new position or place
  • verb - change residence
  • verb - dispose of by selling; "The chairman of the company told the salesmen to move the computers"
  • verb - perform an action
  • verb - follow a procedure or take a course; "We should go farther in this matter"; "She went through a lot of trouble"; "go about the world in a certain manner"; "Messages must go through diplomatic channels"
  • verb - live one's life in a specified environment; "she moves in certain circles only"
  • Pronounciation of move

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    Synonyms for move

    motion movement motility relocation run propel impress displace make a motion prompt strike act be active motivate incite travel proceed go actuate affect locomote

    Antonyms for move

    stand still stay

    Holonyms for move

    No holonyms found for move.

    Hyponyms for move

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rushing adduction disturbance gesture inclining upending saccade kneeling opening stretch retroflection shutting snap toss wave thunder throw jump off ease seek stalemate ghost draw wend manoeuver get about surprise journey awaken push jar stray strike a note rove sweep away walk trouble thread sadden spirt quicken wheel flex be adrift reach out circle putter around drive drop back fly ease up bob wrestle step coggle lapse brush reciprocate beat seesaw cant careen roil agitate budge falter mill startle mope around get on climb spring take go out part lean close hustle flinch shrink hurl flux flurry turn back run off pass around woosh steamer upstage ferry lateralize lift change owners uprise move in go down transmigrate follow land up march on finish pull away react retire attack go forward step forward precede come out flock satisfice go through use surpass exert zip perform hie prosecute cannonball along take time by the forelock trail get around to whoosh set about lance misbehave 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travel along fetch up go on look sharp draw back respond move back aggress continue come forward lead reward accompany satisfise go across play it by ear go past egotrip zoom make bold race act on bucket along coact shack dally whisk go about outflank misconduct pace lower oneself plow deport bang attempt mobilize court luxate antagonize post foresee commove commit transmit make out channelise manage pull queen it over put make a point lay sneak propel go off at half-cock wrap go along unroll persist in spill steamroll splatter uproot press down take back scan rock dislodge turn over ship take down elevate bring forward hop grab circulate float bluff ride serve pass over trump raft check resort ingrain round strike dumb wander strike home roam cloud drift disturb weave stir forge move involuntarily scramble click jounce spread swim potter slice through trip the light fantastic automobile hit the deck give way cut to welter bestir twist sink sashay waggle nod thump buck tilt boil slip 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    Meronyms for move

    No meronyms found for move.

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