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Motionnoun

(uncountable) A state of progression from one place to another.

Movienoun

A recorded sequence of images displayed on a screen at a rate sufficiently fast to create the appearance of motion.

Motionnoun

(countable) A change of position with respect to time.

Movienoun

A cinema.

‘Let's go to the movies.’;

Motionnoun

(physics) A change from one place to another.

Movienoun

A motion picture.

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Motionnoun

(countable) A parliamentary action to propose something. A similar procedure in any official or business meeting.

‘The motion to amend is now open for discussion.’;

Movienoun

A motion picture show; the event of showing a motion picture. In the pl., the event of showing a motion picture at a movie theater; as, to go to the movies; to spend an evening at the movies.

Motionnoun

(obsolete) An entertainment or show, especially a puppet show.

Movienoun

The motion picture industry or medium, generally.

Motionnoun

(philosophy) from κίνησις (kinesis); any change. Traditionally of four types: generation and corruption, alteration, augmentation and diminution, and change of place.

Movienoun

a form of entertainment that enacts a story by a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement;

‘they went to a movie every Saturday night’; ‘the film was shot on location’;

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Motionnoun

Movement of the mind, desires, or passions; mental act, or impulse to any action; internal activity.

Motionnoun

(law) A formal request, oral or written, made to a judge or court of law to obtain an official court ruling or order for a legal action to be taken by, or on behalf of, the movant.

Motionnoun

(euphemistic) A movement of the bowels; the product of such movement.

Motionnoun

(music) Change of pitch in successive sounds, whether in the same part or in groups of parts. (Conjunct motion is that by single degrees of the scale. Contrary motion is when parts move in opposite directions. Disjunct motion is motion by skips. Oblique motion is when one part is stationary while another moves. Similar or direct motion is when parts move in the same direction.)

Motionnoun

(obsolete) A puppet, or puppet show.

Motionverb

To gesture indicating a desired movement.

‘He motioned for me to come closer.’;

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Motionverb

(proscribed) To introduce a motion in parliamentary procedure.

Motionverb

To make a proposal; to offer plans.

Motionnoun

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.

‘Speaking or mute, all comeliness and graceattends thee, and each word, each motion, forms.’;

Motionnoun

Power of, or capacity for, motion.

‘Devoid of sense and motion.’;

Motionnoun

Direction of movement; course; tendency; as, the motion of the planets is from west to east.

‘In our proper motion we ascend.’;

Motionnoun

Change in the relative position of the parts of anything; action of a machine with respect to the relative movement of its parts.

‘This is the great wheel to which the clock owes its motion.’;

Motionnoun

Movement of the mind, desires, or passions; mental act, or impulse to any action; internal activity.

‘Let a good man obey every good motion rising in his heart, knowing that every such motion proceeds from God.’;

Motionnoun

A proposal or suggestion looking to action or progress; esp., a formal proposal made in a deliberative assembly; as, a motion to adjourn.

‘Yes, I agree, and thank you for your motion.’;

Motionnoun

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.

Motionnoun

Change of pitch in successive sounds, whether in the same part or in groups of parts.

‘The independent motions of different parts sounding together constitute counterpoint.’;

Motionnoun

A puppet show or puppet.

‘What motion's this? the model of Nineveh?’;

Motionverb

To make a significant movement or gesture, as with the hand; as, to motion to one to take a seat.

Motionverb

To make proposal; to offer plans.

Motionverb

To direct or invite by a motion, as of the hand or head; as, to motion one to a seat.

Motionverb

To propose; to move.

‘I want friends to motion such a matter.’;

Motionnoun

a natural event that involves a change in the position or location of something

Motionnoun

the use of movements (especially of the hands) to communicate familiar or prearranged signals

Motionnoun

a change of position that does not entail a change of location;

‘the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise’; ‘movement is a sign of life’; ‘an impatient move of his hand’; ‘gastrointestinal motility’;

Motionnoun

a state of change;

‘they were in a state of steady motion’;

Motionnoun

a formal proposal for action made to a deliberative assembly for discussion and vote;

‘he made a motion to adjourn’; ‘she called for the question’;

Motionnoun

the act of changing location from one place to another;

‘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’;

Motionnoun

an optical illusion of motion produced by viewing a rapid succession of still pictures of a moving object;

‘the cinema relies on apparent motion’; ‘the succession of flashing lights gave an illusion of movement’;

Motionverb

show, express or direct through movement;

‘He gestured his desire to leave’;

Motionnoun

the action or process of moving or being moved

‘a cushioned shoe that doesn't restrict motion’; ‘the laws of planetary motion’;

Motionnoun

a gesture

‘she made a motion with her free hand’;

Motionnoun

a piece of moving mechanism

‘the earliest engines had the Gresley conjugated motion for the middle cylinder’;

Motionnoun

a formal proposal put to a legislature or committee

‘opposition parties tabled a no-confidence motion’;

Motionnoun

an application for a rule or order of court

‘often the defendant contributes to the length of proceedings by filing many procedural motions’;

Motionnoun

an evacuation of the bowels

‘73% of the patients had fewer than three bowel motions a day’; ‘her mother put on her nappy for her to pass a motion’;

Motionverb

direct or command (someone) with a movement of the hand or head

‘he motioned Dennis to a plush chair’; ‘he motioned the young officer to sit down’;

Motionverb

propose for discussion and resolution at a meeting or legislative assembly

‘a resolution, motioned by Adam Tyler, proposed that members without a CCL could still belong to the association’; ‘Councillor Byrne motioned that the committee call on the area manager to install street lighting’;

Motion

In physics, motion is the phenomenon in which an object changes its position over time. Motion is mathematically described in terms of displacement, distance, velocity, acceleration, speed, and time.

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