›[C]FINANCE, STOCK MARKETa change in a number, price, etc. for example on a financial market: movements in sthShort-term movements in currency are difficult to predict.This stock market report discusses the latest trends and reasons behind share price movements.
›[C]POLITICSan organized group of people who work together to achieve or oppose something: She's been in the environmental movement for 35 years.the labour/labor/(trade) union movementthe civil-rights/women's movement
›[C or U]TRANSPORTthe process of moving or being transported from one place to another: the company's movement of jobs abroadWe want to remove restrictions on trade and movements of capital.Under European law product safety takes precedence over freedom of movement for the product.
›[S]the process of changing from one particular system, activity, etc. to another: a movement to/towards/from sthThe movement toward free trade lies at the heart of globalization.