HyperDic: moving

English > 3 senses of the word moving:
ADJECTIVEallmovingin motion
allmovingarousing or capable of arousing deep emotion
allmovingused of a series of photographs presented so as to create the illusion of motion
moving > pronunciation
Soundsmuw'vihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > moving: 3 senses > adjective 1
MeaningIn motion.
Examples
  • "a constantly moving crowd"
  • "the moving parts of the machine"
Attribute ofmotionA state of change
Narroweraflare, flaringstreaming or flapping or spreading wide as if in a current of air
afoottraveling by foot
ahorse, ahorsebackTraveling on horseback
automotive, self-propelled, self-propellingContaining within itself the means of propulsion or movement
awheeltraveling by wheeled vehicle such as bicycle or automobile e.g.
blownMoved or acted upon by moving air or vapor
fast-flying, flyingMoving swiftly
kineticCharacterized by motion
mobileHaving transportation available
oncomingMoving toward one
restlessceaselessly in motion
vibratoryMoving very rapidly to and fro or up and down
wiggly, wriggling, wriggly, writhingMoving in a twisting or snake-like or wormlike fashion
See alsomobilemoving or capable of moving readily (especially from place to place)
Oppositenonmoving, unmovingnot in motion
Spanishmovedizo, movedor
Adverbsunder wayin motion
English > moving: 3 senses > adjective 2
MeaningArousing or capable of arousing deep emotion.
Example"she laid her case of destitution before him in a very moving letter"- N. Hawthorne
Narroweraffecting, poignant, touchingArousing affect
hauntingHaving a deeply disquieting or disturbing effect
heartwarmingCausing gladness and pleasure
stirring, soul-stirringexciting strong but not unpleasant emotions
See alsoemotionalOf more than usual emotion
impressivemaking a strong or vivid impression
stimulatingrousing or quickening activity or the senses
Oppositeunmovingnot arousing emotions
Spanishconmovedor
Adverbsmovinglyin a moving manner
English > moving: 3 senses > adjective 3
MeaningUsed of a series of photographs presented so as to create the illusion of motion.
Example"Her ambition was to be in moving pictures or 'the movies'"
Narroweranimatedmade to appear to move as living creatures / creatures do
OppositestillUsed of pictures / pictures

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