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English definition of “moving”

moving

adjective     /ˈmuːvɪŋ/
FEELING B2 causing strong feelings of sadness or sympathy : a moving tribute Making people sad, shocked and upsetStrong feelings
NOT STILL [always before noun] A moving object is one that moves : a moving target Movement
(Definition of moving adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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