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Another word for moving

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Adjective
  1. Capable of moving or being moved from place to place

    See also:

    move

  2. Exciting a deep, usually somber response

    See also:

    touch

Another word for moving

Synonym Study

  • Pathetic applies to that which arouses pity, compassion, or sympathetic sorrow, or pity mingled with contempt the pathetic sight of homeless children, a pathetic attempt at wit
  • Touching is used of that which arouses tender feelings, as of sympathy, gratitude, etc. a touching little gift
  • Affecting applies to that which stirs the emotions, as to tears the affecting scene of their reunion
  • Poignant is applied to that which is sharply painful to the feelings the poignant cry of a lost child
  • Moving implies a general arousing or stirring of the emotions or feelings, sometimes, specif., of pathos her moving plea for help