Move synonyms

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To lead or move, as to a course of action, by influence or persuasion.
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To move from one place to another; to redistribute.
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A surveying instrument for measuring horizontal angles, a kind of theodolite
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To shape, form or improve something
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To move to or establish in a new place:
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To go away; depart.
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To cause to sleep or rest; soothe or calm:
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To cause to move or shift, especially slightly or with irregular motion:
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Propel is defined as to cause to move forward or onward.
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The organization consisting of those active in this way
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To move from one region to another with the change in seasons, as many birds and some fishes do
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To cause (something) to come to an end.
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(Western US) To drive (livestock) slowly or far afield, especially for grazing.
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To be in motion
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(Management) To act on a request etc, in order to put it into effect.
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To maneuver is defined as to move in a skillful manner or to complete a series of skillful moves or a carefully planned scheme.
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(Archaic) To tend to by affinity or disposition.
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(Uncountable) The state of being motile
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(Informal) Used as an intensifier or to indicate annoyance when joined by and to a coordinate verb:
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(Intransitive) To change from one state to another.
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To prompt to action
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To direct the performance or activities of:
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Transfer is defined as to move, carry or transport from one person or place to another.
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To go away from; leave:
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To transfer responsibility or attention of (something) (to someone); to stop being concerned with.
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To emigrate is defined as to leave the country where you are from and move permanently to another.
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To be in motion
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To calm or placate someone or some situation.
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To seek to neutralize or win over (people in occupied areas)
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To raise to a higher point; to enhance; to raise in rate.
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Push is defined as to press, force or urge a person or thing to move or go away.
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Propose is defined as to suggest or recommend or to ask for someone's hand in marriage.
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To urge to action; stir up; rouse
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To exert or have influence on; have an effect on the nature, behavior, development, action, or thought of
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(Biology) Self-powered motion by which a whole organism changes its location through walking, running, jumping, crawling, swimming or flying.
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To displace (a body part), especially to displace a bone from its normal position.
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To treat by fomentation:
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To raise; to excite; to stir up.
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(--- Basketball) To move directly to the basket with the ball.
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To organize (people, resources, etc.) for active service or use in any emergency, drive, etc.
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(Intransitive) To move forward quickly upon two feet by alternately making a short jump off either foot. (Compare walk.)
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To arrive at; reach:
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To affect (someone) strongly and often favourably.
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A result or product of this; thing evolved
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To leave (a house, room, etc.) uninhabited or untenanted; give up the occupancy of
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To move (something) forward; to advance, to expedite.
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(Idiomatic) To hurry up, to get moving.
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(Idiomatic) To hurry up.
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To absent oneself from work or other responsibility, especially with permission.
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To cause to take action
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To physically affect in specific ways implied by context. [from 15th c.]
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To awaken, as from sleep
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To cause (game) to rise from cover, come out of a lair, etc.; stir up to flight or attack
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To tip or overturn (something).
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To arouse or bring out (eg feelings); to stimulate.
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To mentally distress; to cause (someone) to be anxious or perplexed.
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To arouse the emotions of
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To disturb is defined as to interfere with something or bother someone.
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To arouse interest in (a cause, for example) by use of the written or spoken word; discuss or debate.
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To arouse the emotions of
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To arouse the emotions of
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To arouse the emotions of
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To make less harsh
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Melt is defined as to become more emotional or loving, or to cause someone to become more emotional or loving.
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To arouse the emotions of
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(Baseball, intransitive) To hold the bat higher (farther from the knob) than is normal.
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To mention as something to think over, act on, etc.; bring to the mind for consideration
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To add (something) to a system, a mixture, or a container.
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The definition of submit is to present to others, obey or suggest.
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The definition of a prompt is a cue given to someone to help him remember what to say, or is something that causes another event or action to occur.
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To cause someone to become annoyed or angry.
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To urge (a horse) on by the use of spurs.
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To initiate or bring about, often by inciting:
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To cause to desire to have sex; arouse sexually.
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To exert influence or control over:
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(Cricket, of a batsman) to hit the ball into his own wicket, thus being out bowled
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To arouse; stimulate; stir
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Moving about; walking
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(Law) Not yet legally fixed or settled; alterable.
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The definition of impressive is something that leaves a feeling of awe or admiration.
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Not uniform in nature, value, etc.; irregular; variable
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Of, relating to, or produced by motion.
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Capable of moving or of being moved readily from place to place:
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(Biol.) Capable of or exhibiting spontaneous motion
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Causing motion; having power to move, or tending to move; as, a motive argument; motive power.
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Capable of being moved, lifted, carried, drawn, turned, or conveyed, or in any way made to change place or posture; susceptible of motion; not fixed or stationary; as, a movable steam engine.
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Relating to or involved in a transfer of furnishings from one location to another:
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Pitifully unsuccessful, ineffective, etc.
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(Chemistry) Describing a polymer whose repeat units are identical
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That touches the feelings; arousing tender emotion; affecting
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The state or quality of being active; nimbleness; agility; vigorous action or operation; energy; active force; as, an increasing variety of human activities.
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(Law) Property given, usually by a parent to a child, in advance of a future distribution.
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The definition of automation is the use of machines and technology to make processes run on their own without manpower.
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A public action in the form of a protest to the government or those in power
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Dynamism is defined as a theory or philosophy that explains something in terms of great energy or force.
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Emigrants collectively
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The quality of having options. "I have some flexibility."
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Anything that stimulates activity; driving force or motive; incentive; impulse
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Alternative form of manoeuvrability.
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The definition of a migration is a movement to another place, often of a large group of people or animals.
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The quality of being mobile; ability to move, adapt, etc.
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A number of persons or things moving forward, as in a parade, in an orderly, formal way
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The definition of a transition is a word or group of words that relate something that came before to what comes after.
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The uprooting of a tree and planting it in a new location
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(Economics) The number of times that an average unit of currency is spent during a specific period of time.
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(Intransitive) To behave in a certain way.
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have a turn; make one's move in a game
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Resembling or characteristic of the European Alps or any other high mountain system, especially one that has been shaped by intense glacial erosion.
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To move at a smooth, easy gait by raising first both legs on one side, then both on the other
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To give motion to; put into action
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(Intransitive, electronics) To turn power off and back on; to reset
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To try to improve the spot of a decision on a sports field.
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To be the cause of or reason for; result in.
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To lay aside, abandon, or leave for another; switch:
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To sail or move along the coast or border of.
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To tend toward or achieve union or a common conclusion or result:
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To move or act in an abjectly servile manner
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A written conveyance of an interest in real property.
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To leave or withdraw from; to quit; to retire from; as, soldiers from a country, city, or fortress.
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To come in; rise, as the tide
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(Intransitive) To move softly, smoothly, or effortlessly.
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To goad is defined as to urge someone or an animal to take a specific action by providing an incentive.
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(Intransitive, figuratively) To tend or drift towards someone or something, as though being pulled by gravity.
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have a turn; make one's move in a game
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The definition of immigrate is to move permanently to a new country.
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To push, drive, or move forward; propel
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To prompt, or cause to be written or said, by influence
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To cause to light up; make bright
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To cause to lope
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Meander is defined as to take a winding course or wander aimlessly.
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Mosey is defined as to stroll or move at a slow pace.
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To make a motion (that something should happen).
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To motivate is defined as to inspire someone to act.
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have a turn; make one's move in a game
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(Now rare, dialectal) To urge, plead; to try to convince (someone to do something).
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To move, pass, or go forward or onward; to advance; to continue or renew motion begun.
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(US) (Often used with down) To press forcefully, to encourage vehemently, to oppress.
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To put (fibers) through an eye or opening.
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Simple past tense and past participle of rug.
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To saunter is defined as to stroll or walk slowly.
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To be driven or run before the wind
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Scurry is to move along quickly or scamper about.
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To move suddenly from its place or position; to displace or loosen; to dislocate.
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To move with the feet in a particular manner:
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have a turn; make one's move in a game
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To move back and forth over a place, etc.; cross and recross
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To change or reverse one's way, course, or direction:
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To be stirring; to be abroad; to go restlessly about; said of things or persons expected to remain quiet, such as a sleeping person, or the spirit of a dead person.
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(Psychotherapy) A psychotherapeutic method whereby healing is facilitated by inducing the patient to act out behaviour typical of an earlier developmental stage.
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The quality of being inactive; idleness; passiveness.
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Lack or absence of action.
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To endure or persist:
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To cause to be temporarily inactive; briefly stop the action of (an electronic device, audio or video stream, etc.)
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(Informal) To revenge oneself on; get even with; punish or chastise
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(Archaic) To stop moving or stop doing something.
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(Idiomatic) To remain in one fixed place
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motivate
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To persuade somebody not to do something.
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To cause to lose hope or enthusiasm; dispirit.
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To prevent (someone) from a purpose or course of action by persuasion:
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To move, shift, or force from the usual place or position:
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To move something vigorously up and down or from side to side, as in mixing.
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(Idiomatic) To encourage or coax a person to do something, especially something foolhardy or reckless.
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To be affected by inflammation.
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Pique is defined as to arouse someone's interest, curiosity or resentment.
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To cause to point or stick up
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To poke, to push, to touch.
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(Idiomatic) To make angry.
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(Idiomatic) To start; to cause, especially used for unstable situations that may magnify if disturbed.
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To induce a powerful emotional reaction in, especially by evoking memories of past trauma.
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To seem to
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Displacement of a bone from its normal position, especially at a joint.
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(Psychiatry) A defense mechanism in which an emotion or idea, usually repressed, is transferred to another, more acceptable object
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A disturbing or being disturbed
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A new arrangement
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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The act of removing; removal
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A petition made by a defendant to have a case moved from one court to another, usually as in the second definition.
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An action taken as a means to an end; an expedient:
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A particular course of action or way of doing something
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To be disposed of by sale:
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To come near or nearer to
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be in a state of action
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propose formally; in a debate or parliamentary meeting
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(Intransitive) To pass from here to there; to move or transmit; to go from one place to another.
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To move from one place to another.
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move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
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(Now rare) To repress (a desire, emotion etc.); to check or curb. [from 14th c.]
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(Intransitive, reflexive) To be or to put into a state of rest.
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To extend or pass through or over; intersect:
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To start to move or operate:
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To spread, especially destructively:
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To cause or force to go
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Alternative spelling of offload.
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To travel over, along, or through:
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(Informal) To gain acceptance or approval; go over:
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To urge or cause to act soon or too soon
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To be in motion
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To move busily and energetically with fussiness (often followed by about).
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To rise slowly or steadily; ascend:
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(Intransitive) To employ a parachute to leave an aircraft or elevated location.
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To move oneself suddenly from the ground, etc. by using one's leg muscles; jump; spring
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To be in motion
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To be in motion
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(Idiomatic) To convince; to persuade.
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(Physics) A quantity used to measure the motion of a body, equal to the product of the body's mass and its velocity.
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The definition of come is to move closer to the requester.
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(Intransitive, idiomatic, often followed by with) To interact or coexist well, without argument or trouble.
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To apply an electric current to
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