Definition of moving

Definition of moving
  1. moving Adjective ("no comparative or superlative") That moves or move.
  2. moving Adjective That causes someone to feel emotion.
  3. moving Verb Present participle of move
  4. moving Noun The relocation of goods
  5. moving Noun A causing of a movement
  6. move Verb To change place or posture; to stir; to go, in any manner, from one place or position to another; as, a ship moves rapidly.
  7. move Verb To act; to take action; to stir; to begin to act; as, to move in a matter.
  8. move Verb To change residence; to remove, as from one house, town, or state, to another; to go and live at another place.
  9. move Verb To change the place of a piece in accordance with the rules of the game.
  10. move Verb 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.
  11. move Verb 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.
  12. move Verb To excite to action by the presentation of motives; to rouse by representation, persuasion, or appeal; to influence.
  13. move Verb To arouse the feelings or passions of; especially, to excite to tenderness or compassion; to touch pathetically; to excite, as an emotion.
  14. move Verb 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.
  15. move Verb To mention; to raise (a question); to suggest (a course of action); to lodge (a complaint).
  16. move Verb To incite, urge (someone to do something); to solicit (someone for or of an issue); to make a proposal to.
  17. move Verb To apply to, as for aid.
  18. move Noun The act of moving; a movement.
  19. move Noun An act for the attainment of an object; a step in the execution of a plan or purpose.
  20. move Noun A formalized or practiced action used in athletics, dance, physical exercise, self-defense, hand-to-hand combat, etc.
  21. move Noun The event of changing one's residence.
  22. move Noun A change in strategy.
  23. move Noun The act of moving a token on a gameboard from one position to another according to the rules of the game.
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