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moving

adjective uk   /ˈmuː.vɪŋ/ us  

moving adjective (CHANGING POSITION)

[before noun] A moving object is one that moves: a moving target moving parts in a machine

moving adjective (FEELINGS)

B2 causing strong feelings of sadness or sympathy: a very moving story I find some of Brahms's music deeply moving.

moving adjective (CAUSING ACTION)

[before noun] causing someone to take action: Local parents were the moving force/spirit behind the safety improvements at the playground (= they were the people who made them happen).

moving

noun [U] uk   /ˈmuː.vɪŋ/ us  
the action of going to a different place to live or work: I hate moving.
(Definition of moving from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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