MOTION MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Motion Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A puppet show or puppet.
  2. (n.) An application made to a court or judge orally in open court. Its object is to obtain an order or rule directing some act to be done in favor of the applicant.
  3. (v. i.) To make a significant movement or gesture, as with the hand; as, to motion to one to take a seat.
  4. (v. t.) To direct or invite by a motion, as of the hand or head; as, to motion one to a seat.
  5. (n.) Change of pitch in successive sounds, whether in the same part or in groups of parts.
  6. (v. t.) To propose; to move.
  7. (n.) Movement of the mind, desires, or passions; mental act, or impulse to any action; internal activity.
  8. (n.) The act, process, or state of changing place or position; movement; the passing of a body from one place or position to another, whether voluntary or involuntary; -- opposed to rest.
  9. (n.) Change in the relative position of the parts of anything; action of a machine with respect to the relative movement of its parts.
  10. (v. i.) To make proposal; to offer plans.
  11. (n.) Power of, or capacity for, motion.
  12. (n.) A proposal or suggestion looking to action or progress; esp., a formal proposal made in a deliberative assembly; as, a motion to adjourn.
  13. (n.) Direction of movement; course; tendency; as, the motion of the planets is from west to east.


Synonyms:
Gesticulate, Gesture, Motility, Move, Movement, Question,

• Motion picture Definition & Synonyms

  1. () A moving picture.


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