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move

verb
 
/muːv/ ( present participle moving, past tense and past participle moved)
A2 to change place or position, or to make something change place or position
(物)が動く, (物)を動かす
We moved the chairs to another room. Someone was moving around upstairs.
B1 to go to a different place
(人)が引っ越す
Eventually, she moved to Germany. She’s moving into a new apartment.
to make someone feel sad
(人)を感動させる
I was deeply moved by his speech.
move house UK B1 to leave your home in order to live in a new one
引越しをする
move heaven and earth to do everything you can to achieve something
全力を尽くす
He’ll move heaven and earth to get it done on time.
(Definition of move verb from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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