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Engelsk navneord: move

1. move (om handling) the act of deciding to do something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe didn't make a move to help.
His first move was to hire a lawyer.

Mindre specifikke termerconclusion, decision, determination

Mere specifikke termerdemarche, maneuver, manoeuvre, tactical maneuver, tactical manoeuvre

2. move (om handling) the act of changing your residence or place of business

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey say that three moves equal one fire.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)relocation

Mindre specifikke termerchange

Mere specifikke termerflit, overspill

3. move (om handling) a change of position that does not entail a change of location

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise.
Movement is a sign of life.
An impatient move of his hand.
Gastrointestinal motility.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)motility, motion, movement

Mindre specifikke termerchange

Mere specifikke termerabduction, adduction, agitation, body English, circumduction, closing, dart, disturbance, eurhythmics, eurhythmy, eurythmics, eurythmy, eversion, everting, eye movement, fetal movement, flicker, flit, flutter, foetal movement, gesture, headshake, headshaking, inclination, inclining, inversion, inversion, jerk, jerking, jolt, kick, kicking, kneel, kneeling, lurch, opening, pitch, pitching, posing, prostration, quiver, quivering, reach, reaching, reciprocation, reclining, retraction, retroflection, retroflexion, rotary motion, rotation, saccade, shutting, sitting, sitting, snap, span, squat, squatting, squirm, standing, straddle, stretch, stroke, sweep, toss, upending, vibration, wave, waver, wiggle, wriggle

4. move (om handling) the act of changing location from one place to another

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPolice controlled the motion of the crowd.
The movement of people from the farms to the cities.
His move put him directly in my path.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)motion, movement

Mindre specifikke termerchange

Mere specifikke termeradvance, advancement, approach, approaching, ascending, ascension, ascent, chase, coast, coming, crawl, descent, displacement, flow, following, forward motion, glide, haste, hurry, hurrying, locomotion, lunge, lurch, maneuver, manoeuvre, migration, onward motion, play, procession, progress, progression, pursual, pursuit, return, rise, rush, rushing, shift, shifting, slide, slippage, speed, speeding, stream, swing, swinging, translation, travel, travel, traveling, travelling, vacillation

5. move (om handling) (game) a player's turn to take some action permitted by the rules of the game

Mindre specifikke termerplay, turn

Mere specifikke termerchess move

Overordnet emneområdegame

Engelsk udsagnsord: move

1. move (om bevægelse) change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHow fast does your new car go?.
We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus.
The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect.
The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell.
News travelled fast.

Eksempler på anvendelseThe cars move down the avenue

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)go, locomote, travel

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP

Mere specifikke termeraccompany, advance, angle, arise, ascend, automobile, back, bang, be adrift, beetle, belt along, betake oneself, billow, blow, bounce, breeze, bucket along, cannonball along, caravan, career, carry, cast, change, circle, circle, circuit, circulate, circulate, circulate, come, come, come down, come up, come up, continue, crank, crawl, creep, cruise, derail, descend, do, drag, draw, draw back, drift, drift, drift, drive, drive, ease, err, fall, fall, fall, ferry, float, float, float, flock, fly, fly, follow, follow, follow, forge, get about, get around, ghost, glide, go across, go around, go around, go by, go down, go forward, go on, go past, go through, go up, go up, hasten, hie, hiss, hotfoot, hurry, hurtle, island hop, jounce, journey, jump, lance, lead, lift, lurch, march on, meander, motor, move around, move around, move back, move on, move up, outflank, overfly, pace, pan, pass, pass, pass by, pass on, pass over, pelt along, play, plough, plow, prance, precede, precess, proceed, progress, propagate, pull away, pull back, pursue, push, race, raft, ramble, range, recede, repair, resort, retire, retreat, retreat, retrograde, return, ride, ride, ride, rise, roam, roll, roll, round, rove, run, run, rush, rush along, scramble, seek, shack, shuttle, sift, sit, ski, slice into, slice through, slide, slither, snowshoe, speed, speed, speed, spirt, spread, spurt, steam, steamer, step, step, step, step on it, stray, stray, surpass, swan, swap, swash, swim, swim, swim, swing, take the air, taxi, thread, trail, tram, tramp, transfer, travel, travel, travel, travel along, travel by, travel purposefully, travel rapidly, tread, trundle, turn, uprise, vagabond, walk, walk, wander, wander, weave, wend, wheel, whine, whish, whisk, whistle, whoosh, wind, wing, withdraw, zigzag, zip, zoom

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningdisplace, move

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)stay in place

2. move (om bevægelse) cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningMove those boxes into the corner, please.
I'm moving my money to another bank.
The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey move the car down the avenue

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)displace

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Mere specifikke termeradvance, agitate, beat, blow, bowl over, brandish, bring down, bring forward, bring outside, bring up, bump around, carry, center, centre, change hands, change owners, channel, channelise, channelize, chase away, circulate, circulate, circulate, commove, crowd, dandle, depress, deracinate, direct, disarrange, disgorge, dislocate, dislodge, dispel, displace, distribute, disturb, disunite, divide, drag, draw, draw, drive, drive away, drive off, drive out, drive out, drop, elevate, engage, expel, exteriorize, extirpate, flap, flick, flourish, fluctuate, force, force, force, force out, funnel, get down, get up, glide, herd, hit, hustle, impel, jar, kick out, knock over, lateralize, launch, lay, let down, lift, lift, lift, lock, lower, luxate, mesh, mobilise, mobilize, operate, overturn, part, pass around, pass on, place, place, play, pose, position, post, pour, press down, propel, pull, pull, pulse, pump, push, put, race, raise, raise, raise up, rake, relocate, reposition, revolve, riffle, rock, roll, roll, root out, rouse, rout out, ruffle, run, run off, rush, saltate, scan, send, send, send, separate, set, set in motion, shake up, shake up, shed, shift, shift, ship, singsong, sink, slide, sling, slip, slip, slop, spill, spill, splatter, splay, squeeze, station, stir, stir up, strike, sway, swing, take back, take down, throw out, tip over, transfer, transfer, transfer, translate, translate, transmit, transport, transport, transport, transport, tug, tump over, turn, turn, turn, turn back, turn over, turn over, twine, unroll, unseat, unwind, uproot, upset, upstage, vex, wash, wave, wedge, whistle, whoosh, wind, wind off, woosh, work, work, wrap


Udsagnsord med lignende betydninggo, locomote, move, travel

3. move (om bevægelse) move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe moved his hand slightly to the right.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mere specifikke termeragitate, agitate, arouse, assume, beat, beat, beat, bend, bestride, bob, boil, bolt, bound, brush, buck, budge, bustle, bustle about, cant, cant over, careen, chop, churn, click, click, climb, climb on, close, close, coggle, come together, course, crash, cringe, cut, cut to, dance, dance, dance, dawdle, diverge, dodge, dodge, drop back, duck, ease up, exit, falter, feed, fidget, flap, flap, flex, flick, flinch, fling, flip, flow, flow, flurry, flux, fly, funk, get down, get on, get out, give, give way, go out, grab, gravitate, heave, hit the deck, hit the dirt, hitch, hop, hop on, hurl, hurtle, hustle, jar, jerk, jerk, jolt, jump, jump, jump, jump off, jump on, lean, leap, leap, leave, linger, list, lunge, lurch, make way, mill, mill about, mill around, moil, mope, mope around, mount, mount up, move back and forth, move involuntarily, move over, move reflexively, nod, part, pitch, pitch, potter, potter around, pound, propagate, pulsate, putter, putter around, quail, quicken, quiver, reach, reach out, reciprocate, recoil, roil, roll, run, sail, sashay, seesaw, seesaw, separate, shake, shift, shift, shift, shrink, sidle, sidle, slant, slip, slip, snap, snap, snap, split, spread, spring, squinch, squirm, start, startle, steal, stir, stir, streak, stretch, stretch out, strike, strike out, stumble, sweep, sweep, swoop, take, take up, teeter, throw, thrust, thump, thunder, tilt, tilt, totter, trip, trip the light fantastic, trip the light fantastic toe, tumble, turn, turn, twist, twitch, twitch, undulate, vibrate, waggle, wallow, wamble, wave, waver, welter, whirl, whirl around, wince, wobble, wobble, worm, wrestle, wriggle, writhe, yield

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)stand still

4. move (om bevægelse) change residence, affiliation, or place of employment

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe moved from Idaho to Nebraska.
The basketball player moved from one team to another.

Eksempler på anvendelseSam and Sue move

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Mere specifikke termerevacuate, migrate, migrate, move in, move out, relocate, transmigrate

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)stay put, stay, stick, stick around

5. move (om adfærd) follow a procedure or take a course

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe should go farther in this matter.
She went through a lot of trouble.
Go about the world in a certain manner.
Messages must go through diplomatic channels.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)go, proceed

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP.
Something ----s Adjective/Noun.
Somebody ----s Adjective.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termeract, move

Mere specifikke termerembark, steamroll, steamroller, venture, work

6. move (i anatomi) be in a state of action

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe is always moving.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)be active

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s

Mere specifikke termerbestir, rouse

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)rest

7. move (om ændring) go or proceed from one point to another

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe debate moved from family values to the economy.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP

Mindre specifikke termeralter, change, vary

Mere specifikke termerlapse, pass, scroll, sink, step

8. move (om adfærd) perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThink before you act.
We must move quickly.
The governor should act on the new energy bill.
The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)act

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Mere specifikke termeracquit, act on, act superior, aggress, alternate, antagonise, antagonize, anticipate, approach, assay, attack, attempt, bear, begin, behave, behave, carry, coact, come close, come forward, come out, come to the fore, commit, comport, comport, condescend, condescend, condescend, conduct, contend, continue, continue, continue, cope, counter, counteract, court, court, create, dally, dare, dare, deal, deal, deign, deport, descend, dispatch, disturb, do well, effect, egotrip, end up, engage, essay, evade, exert, festinate, fetch up, finish, finish up, flirt, force, foresee, forestall, get around to, get by, go, go about, go ahead, go along, go off at half-cock, go off half-cocked, go on, grapple, guard, had best, hasten, hold back, hold off, hurry, interact, interrupt, keep, land up, look sharp, lord it over, lower oneself, make a point, make bold, make do, make out, make sure, manage, maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre, misbehave, misconduct, misdemean, move, offer, oppose, participate, partner, pay back, perform, perpetrate, persist in, play, play, play, play it by ear, plow ahead, presume, proceed, proceed, prosecute, prosecute, pull, pursue, put on airs, queen it over, race, rampage, react, react, reciprocate, repay, repeat, respond, reward, romance, rush, satisfice, satisfise, seek, set about, sneak, solicit, stampede, start, step forward, step to the fore, step up, stoop, surprise, take, take care, take over, take part, take time by the forelock, take turns, toy, try, use, volunteer, wait, wind up, woo

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)refrain, forbear

9. move (om følelse) have an emotional or cognitive impact upon

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis child impressed me as unusually mature.
This behavior struck me as odd.

Eksempler på anvendelseThe bad news will move him, The good news will move her, The performance is likely to move Sue

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)affect, impress, strike

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s somebody

Mere specifikke termeralienate, awaken, cloud, disturb, engrave, hit home, impress, impress, infect, ingrain, instill, jar, move, pierce, sadden, smite, stir, strike a chord, strike a note, strike dumb, strike home, surprise, sweep away, sweep off, touch, trouble, upset, zap

Medførerexperience, feel

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningactuate, come to, hit, incite, motivate, move, prompt, propel, strike

10. move (om tilvejebringelse) give an incentive for action

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis moved me to sacrifice my career.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey move him to write the letter

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)actuate, incite, motivate, prompt, propel

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE

Mindre specifikke termercause, do, make

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningaffect, impress, move, move, strike

11. move (om følelse) arouse sympathy or compassion in

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHer fate moved us all.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termeraffect, impress, move, strike

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningactuate, incite, motivate, move, prompt, propel

12. move (om forhold) dispose of by selling

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe chairman of the company told the salesmen to move the computers.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termersell

13. move (om ændring) progress by being changed

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe speech has to go through several more drafts.
Run through your presentation before the meeting.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)go, run

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termerchange

14. move (om adfærd) live one's life in a specified environment

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe moves in certain circles only.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termerlive

15. move (om konkurrence) have a turn; make one's move in a game

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCan I go now?.

Eksempler på anvendelseSam and Sue move

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)go

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s

Mere specifikke termerbluff, bluff out, cast, castle, check, draw, maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre, open, operate, ruff, serve, stalemate, trump

Kan forårsageplay

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningmake a motion, move

16. move (om kommunikation) propose formally; in a debate or parliamentary meeting

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)make a motion

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s on something.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE.
Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE

Mindre specifikke termeradvise, propose, suggest

Udsagnsord med lignende betydninggo, move

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