Definition Of move


a change of place, position, or state.

she made a sudden move toward me

change or cause to change from one state, opinion, sphere, or activity to another.

the school moved over to the new course in 1987

empty (one's bowels).

Toddlers in nappies are accustomed to urinating and moving their bowels whenever they feel the urge to do so.

go in a specified direction or manner; change position.

she stood up and moved to the door

make progress; develop in a particular manner or direction.

aircraft design had moved forward a long way

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Example Of move

  • move yourself!

  • a career move

  • And after Symes had seen a shot turned away, the substitute began the move which put City in front.

  • another win would move them to the top of the league

  • booksellers should easily be able to move this biography of Lincoln

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