moving

DEFINITIONS OF: moving

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adj in motion

“a constantly moving crowd”
“the moving parts of the machine”
Synonyms
mobile
moving or capable of moving readily (especially from place to place)
afoot
traveling by foot
ahorse, ahorseback
traveling on horseback
oncoming
moving toward one
automotive, self-propelled, self-propelling
containing within itself the means of propulsion or movement
awheel
traveling by wheeled vehicle such as bicycle or automobile e.g.
blown
being moved or acted upon by moving air or vapor
fast-flying, flying
moving swiftly
aflare, flaring
streaming or flapping or spreading wide as if in a current of air
kinetic
characterized by motion
mobile
having transportation available
restless
ceaselessly in motion
wiggly, wriggling, wriggly, writhing
moving in a twisting or snake-like or wormlike fashion
vibratory
moving very rapidly to and fro or up and down
Antonyms:
nonmoving, unmoving
not in motion
immobile
not capable of movement or of being moved
inactive, motionless, static, still
not in physical motion
becalmed
rendered motionless for lack of wind
fixed, rigid, set
fixed and unmoving
frozen, rooted, stock-still
absolutely still
inert
unable to move or resist motion
sitting
not moving and therefore easy to attack
stationary
standing still
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adj arousing or capable of arousing deep emotion

“"she laid her case of destitution before him in a very moving letter"- N. Hawthorne”
Synonyms
emotional
of more than usual emotion
impressive
making a strong or vivid impression
affecting, poignant, touching
arousing affect
haunting
having a deeply disquieting or disturbing effect
heartwarming
causing gladness and pleasure
soul-stirring, stirring
exciting strong but not unpleasant emotions
stimulating
rousing or quickening activity or the senses
Antonyms:
unmoving
not arousing emotions
unemotional
unsusceptible to or destitute of or showing no emotion
unaffecting
not arousing affect
unexciting, unstimulating
not stimulating
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adj used of a series of photographs presented so as to create the illusion of motion

“Her ambition was to be in moving pictures or `the movies'”
Synonyms
animated
made to appear to move as living creatures do
Antonyms:
still
used of pictures; of a single or static photograph not presented so as to create the illusion of motion; or representing objects not capable of motion
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