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German translation of “move”

move

verb /muːv/
to (cause to) change position or go from one place to another
(fort-)bewegen
He moved his arm Don’t move! Please move your car.
to change houses
umziehen
We’re moving on Saturday.
to affect the feelings or emotions of
ergreifen
I was deeply moved by the film.
movable adjective ( moveable)
beweglich
movement noun (an act of) changing position or going from one point to another
die Bewegung
The animal turned sideways with a swift movement.
activity
das Handeln
In this play there is a lot of discussion, but not much movement.
the art of moving gracefully or expressively
die Bewegung
She teaches movement and drama.
an organization or association
die Bewegung
the Scout movement.
the moving parts of a watch, clock etc
das Gehwerk
The movement of the watch requires some adjustment.
a section of a large-scale piece of music
der Satz
the third movement of Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony.
a general tendency towards a habit, point of view etc
die Entwicklung
There’s a movement towards simple designs in clothing these days.
movie /-vi/ noun (especially American) a cinema film
der Film
a horror movie.
(in plural
das Kino
with the) the cinema and films in general: I go to the movies at leat once a week.
moving adjective having an effect on the emotions etc
bewegend
a very moving speech.
movingly adverb
bewegend
get a move on to hurry or move quickly
einen Zahn zulegen
Get a move on, or you’ll be late!
make a move to move at all
sich rühren
If you make a move, I’ll shoot you!
(with foror towards) to move (in the direction of)
sich bewegen (in Richtung)
He made a move for the door.
move along to keep moving, not staying in one place
weitergehen, -bewegen
The police told the crowd to move along.
move heaven and earth to do everything that one possibly can
Himmel und Hölle in Bewegung setzen
He would move heaven and earth to get a ticket for the cup final.
move house to change one’s home or place of residence
umziehen
They’re moving house next week.
move in to go into and occupy a house etc
einziehen
We can move in on Saturday.
move off (of vehicles etc) to begin moving away
sich in Bewegung setzen
The bus moved off just as I got to the bus stop.
move out to leave, cease to live in, a house etc
ausziehen
She has to move out before the new owners arrive.
move up to move in any given direction so as to make more space
sich von der Stelle bewegen
Move up and let me sit down, please.
on the move moving from place to place
unterwegs
With his kind of job, he’s always on the move.
advancing
in Bewegung
The frontiers of scientific knowledge are always on the move.
(Definition of move from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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