AskDefine | Define movements

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  1. Plural of movement

Extensive Definition

A movement is a motion, a change in position. Movement can also refer to:

In transportation

  • Locomotion, active movement or travel
  • Transport, the movement of people, goods, signals and information
A motif can be developed by the smallest amount of movement.. you could use transport or locomotion.

In biology

seealso animal locomotion

In art

In social studies

In politics


See also

movements in Czech: Pohyb
movements in German: Bewegung
movements in French: Mouvement
movements in Korean: 운동
movements in Hebrew: תנועה
movements in Japanese: 運動
movements in Russian: Движение
movements in Slovak: Pohyb
movements in Slovenian: Gibanje (razločitev)
movements in Swedish: Rörelse
movements in Chinese: 运动 (消歧义)

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

act, acting, action, actions, activism, activity, acts, address, affectation, air, bearing, behavior, behavior pattern, behavioral norm, behavioral science, carriage, clockworks, comportment, conduct, culture pattern, custom, demeanor, deportment, doing, doings, drive train, employment, exercise, folkway, function, functioning, gear, gestures, goings-on, guise, innards, machinery, maintien, manner, manners, mechanism, method, methodology, methods, mien, modus vivendi, motion, motions, movement, moves, observable behavior, occupation, operation, operations, pattern, play, poise, port, pose, posture, power train, practice, praxis, presence, procedure, proceeding, servomechanism, social science, style, swing, tactics, tone, watchworks, way, way of life, ways, wheels, wheels within wheels, work, working, workings, works
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