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Move 1Definition: To cause to change place or posture in any manner; to set in motion; to carry, convey, draw, or push from one place to another; to impel; to stir; as, the wind
moves a vessel; the horse
moves a carriage.
Move 2Definition: To transfer (a piece or man) from one space or position to another, according to the
rules of the game; as, to move a king.
Move 3Definition: To excite to action by the presentation of
motives; to rouse by representation, persuasion, or appeal; to influence.
Move 4Definition: To arouse the
passions of; especially, to excite to tenderness or compassion; to touch
pathetically; to excite, as an emotion.
Move 5Definition: To propose; to recommend; specifically, to propose formally for consideration and determination, in a deliberative assembly; to submit, as a resolution to be adopted; as, to move to adjourn.
Move 6Definition: To apply to, as for aid.
Move 7Definition: To change place or posture; to stir; to go, in any manner, from one place or position to another; as, a ship
Move 8Definition: To act; to take action; to stir; to begin to act; as, to move in a matter.
Move 9Definition: To change residence; to remove, as from one house, town, or state, to another.
Move 10Definition: To change the place of a piece in accordance with the
rules of the game.
Move 11Definition: The act of moving; a movement.
Move 12Definition: The act of moving one of the
pieces, from one position to another, in the progress of the game.
Move 13Definition: An act for the attainment of an object; a step in the execution of a plan or purpose.
move 14Definition: the act of deciding to do something; "he
didn''t make a move to help"; "his first move was to hire a lawyer"
move 15Definition: (game) a
player''s turn to move a piece or take some other permitted action
move 16Definition: the act of changing your residence or place of business; "they say that three
moves equal one fire"
move 17Definition: 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"
move 18Definition: 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"
move 19Definition: be in a state of action; "she is always moving"
move 20Definition: go or proceed from one point to another; "the debate moved from family values to the economy"
move 21Definition: progress by being changed; "The speech has to go through several more
drafts"; "run through your presentation before the meeting"
move 22Definition: propose formally; in a debate or parliamentary meeting
move 23Definition: have a turn; make one''s move in a game; "Can I go
move 24Definition: give an incentive for action; "This moved me to sacrifice my career"
move 25Definition: have an emotional or cognitive impact upon; "This child impressed me as unusually mature"; "This behavior struck me as odd"
move 26Definition: arouse sympathy or compassion in; "Her fate moved us all"
move 27Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion; "He moved his hand slightly to the right"
move 28Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed; "How fast does your new car
go?"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect"; "The
soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before ni
move 29Definition: cause to move, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense; "Move those boxes into the corner, please";
"I''m moving my money to another bank"; "The director moved more
responsibilities onto his new assistant"
move 30Definition: change residence, affiliation, or place of employment; "We moved from Idaho to Nebraska"; "The basketball player moved from one team to another"
move 31Definition: dispose of by selling; "The chairman of the company told the salesmen to move the
move 32Definition: perform an action, or work out or perform (an action); "think before you act"; "We must move quickly"; "The governor should act on the new energy bill"; "The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel"
move 33Definition: 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"
move 34Definition: live one''s life in a specified environment; "she
moves in certain