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Adjective
Producing strong emotion, especially sadness or sympathy
“My feeling when I went there was that I saw very beautiful things, very moving things, very strong things.”
Adjective
In motion
“The speed and spectacle of the moving image left the painted canvas far behind.”
Adjective
“She has been a moving force in the world of art criticism.”
Verb
Present participle for to leave or exit
“When security showed up, we knew it was time to move.”
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Present participle for to go from one place to another
“We couldn't believe our luck when they asked us to move from Economy to Business Class.”
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Present participle for to get to a location by any means of motion
“I really don't think you need any help to move over there.”
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Present participle for to physically change the way something is as opposed to its original state
“Visitors were instructed not to move or touch any of the furnishings.”
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Present participle for to manually take and carry something and change its position or location
“We need to move the merchandise interstate tomorrow morning.”
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Present participle for to rouse to strong feeling or action
“His love and his grace will move you to echo the words of John the Baptist.”
Verb
Present participle for to change, progress, or develop in a specified way
“We must have a historical perspective if we want to be able to move forward progressively as a people and as a nation.”
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Present participle for to take action
“This time, police and security forces did not follow orders to move against the violent crowd.”
Verb
Present participle for to change one's place of residence or work
“David had always wanted to move to Spain.”
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Present participle for to propose for discussion and resolution at a meeting or legislative assembly
“He will stress that local senators can move amendments to the legislation if they wish.”
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Present participle for to arouse affection, pity, or compassion in
“The documentary will move you in a deep and profound way.”
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Present participle for to spend most of one's time with a specified social group
“We move in similar circles, attending the same formal dinners and charity functions.”
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Present participle for to change, progress, or develop in a specified way
“She would move from being a researcher to being a lecturer.”
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Present participle for to change one's views
“I reserve the right to move my position on this matter should new information become available.”
Verb
Present participle for to cause something to function with motion
“When I handle the joystick, it will move the game character on the screen.”
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