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movement (n):
a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end
Samples
he supported populist campaigns.
they worked in the cause of world peace.
the team was ready for a drive toward the pennant.
the movement to end slavery.
contributed to the war effort

Related Words: campaigncrusadedrive
movement (n):
the act of changing location from one place to another
Samples
police controlled the motion of the crowd.
the movement of people from the farms to the cities.
his move put him directly in my path

Related Words: motionmove
movement (n):
the act of changing the location of something
Samples
the movement of cargo onto the vessel
movement (n):
a change of position that does not entail a change of location
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the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise.
movement is a sign of life.
an impatient move of his hand.
gastrointestinal motility

Related Words: motionmove
movement (n):
the driving and regulating parts of a mechanism (as of a watch or clock)
Samples
it was an expensive watch with a diamond movement
movement (n):
a general tendency to change (as of opinion)
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not openly liberal but that is the trend of the book.
a broad movement of the electorate to the right

Related Word: drift
movement (n):
a group of people with a common ideology who try together to achieve certain general goals
Samples
he was a charter member of the movement.
politicians have to respect a mass movement.
he led the national liberation front
movement (n):
a major self-contained part of a symphony or sonata
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the second movement is slow and melodic
movement (n):
a natural event that involves a change in the position or location of something
movement (n):
an optical illusion of motion produced by viewing a rapid succession of still pictures of a moving object
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the cinema relies on apparent motion.
the succession of flashing lights gave an illusion of movement
movement (n):
a euphemism for defecation
Samples
he had a bowel movement
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