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Spanish translation of “move”


verb /muːv/
to (cause to) change position or go from one place to another He moved his arm Don’t move! Please move your car. to change houses We’re moving on Saturday. to affect the feelings or emotions of I was deeply moved by the film. movable adjective ( moveable) movement noun (an act of) changing position or going from one point to another The animal turned sideways with a swift movement. activity In this play there is a lot of discussion, but not much movement. the art of moving gracefully or expressively She teaches movement and drama. an organization or association the Scout movement. the moving parts of a watch, clock etc The movement of the watch requires some adjustment. a section of a large-scale piece of music the third movement of Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony. a general tendency towards a habit, point of view etc There’s a movement towards simple designs in clothing these days. movie /-vi/ noun (especially American) a cinema film a horror movie. (in plural 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 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)
He made a move for the door.
move along phrasal verb to keep moving, not staying in one place The police told the crowd to move along. move heaven and earth to do everything that one possibly can 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 They’re moving house next week. move in phrasal verb to go into and occupy a house etc We can move in on Saturday. move off phrasal verb (of vehicles etc) to begin moving away 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 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 Move up and let me sit down, please. on the move moving from place to place With his kind of job, he’s always on the move. advancing 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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