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Translation of "move" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /muːv/
to (cause to) change position or go from one place to another mover He moved his arm Don’t move! Please move your car.
to change houses trasladar We’re moving on Saturday.
to affect the feelings or emotions of conmover I was deeply moved by the film.
movable adjective ( moveable)
movible, móvil
movement noun
(an act of) changing position or going from one point to another movimiento The animal turned sideways with a swift movement.
activity movimiento In this play there is a lot of discussion, but not much movement.
the art of moving gracefully or expressively expresión corporal She teaches movement and drama.
an organization or association movimiento the Scout movement.
the moving parts of a watch, clock etc movimiento The movement of the watch requires some adjustment.
a section of a large-scale piece of music movimiento the third movement of Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony.
a general tendency towards a habit, point of view etc movimiento, tendencia There’s a movement towards simple designs in clothing these days.
movie /-vi/ noun
(especially American)
a cinema film película a horror movie.
(in plural with the) the cinema and films in general cine I go to the movies at leat once a week.
moving adjective
having an effect on the emotions etc conmovedor a very moving speech.
movingly adverb
de una manera conmovedora He spoke movingly of his late father.
get a move on
(informal) to hurry or move quickly darse prisa Get a move on, or you’ll be late!
make a move
to move at all hacer un gesto, moverse If you make a move, I’ll shoot you!
(with foror towards) to move (in the direction of) dirigirse He made a move for the door.
move along phrasal verb
to keep moving, not staying in one place circular The police told the crowd to move along.
move heaven and earth
to do everything that one possibly can remover cielo y tierra 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 mudarse de casa, trasladarse They’re moving house next week.
move in phrasal verb
to go into and occupy a house etc instalarse We can move in on Saturday.
move off phrasal verb
(of vehicles etc) to begin moving away arrancar, marcharse The bus moved off just as I got to the bus stop.
move out phrasal verb
to leave, cease to live in, a house etc irse, marcharse She has to move out before the new owners arrive.
move up phrasal verb
to move in any given direction so as to make more space correrse Move up and let me sit down, please.
on the move
moving from place to place viajar, desplazarse With his kind of job, he’s always on the move.
advancing en progreso The frontiers of scientific knowledge are always on the move.
(Definition of move from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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