What does moving mean?

Definitions for moving
ˈmu vɪŋmov·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word moving.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. moving(adj)

    in motion

    "a constantly moving crowd"; "the moving parts of the machine"

  2. moving(adj)

    arousing or capable of arousing deep emotion

    "she laid her case of destitution before him in a very moving letter"- N. Hawthorne

  3. moving(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'"

Wiktionary

  1. moving(Noun)

    The relocation of goods

  2. moving(Noun)

    A causing of a movement

    The rats' movings are willed movements.

  3. moving(Adjective)

    (no comparative or superlative) That moves or move.

    moving pictures

  4. moving(Adjective)

    That causes someone to feel emotion.

    a moving story

Webster Dictionary

  1. Moving

    of Move

  2. Moving(adj)

    changing place or posture; causing motion or action; as, a moving car, or power

  3. Moving(adj)

    exciting movement of the mind; adapted to move the sympathies, passions, or affections; touching; pathetic; as, a moving appeal

  4. Moving(noun)

    the act of changing place or posture; esp., the act of changing one's dwelling place or place of business

Freebase

  1. Moving

    Moving is a 1988 American comedy film starring Richard Pryor as Arlo Pear, a father moving his family cross-country. Other notable appearances in the film include Randy Quaid as an annoying neighbor, Dana Carvey as a man with multiple personalities hired to drive Pryor's car, musician Morris Day, and WWF wrestler King Kong Bundy as a monstrous mover. The movie is also the film debut of Stacey Dash, as Arlo's daughter Casey.

Editors Contribution

  1. moving

    Verb form of the word move.

    There were moving towards engagement and marriage as it just felt natural, real and amazing.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 2, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'moving' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1225

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'moving' in Written Corpus Frequency: #838

How to pronounce moving?

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How to say moving in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of moving in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of moving in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of moving in a Sentence

  1. RVM:

    Introspect! Is your life moving forward or just moving like a pendulum?

  2. Al Nahyan:

    Our conclusion is this has only been possible by a state-sponsored attack, we haven't named the state, but we hope that we can further work with our friends and partners in preventing such escalations from moving forward.

  3. Rick Modine:

    For the past few days, we've been moving the cows to higher ground because they can't go 24 hours without lying down, and they won't put their heads under water to eat grass.

  4. The Vatican:

    Forgiveness of the sin of abortion does not condone abortion nor minimize its grave effects, pope Francis ' pastoral approach is clearly Pope Francis ' pastoral approach. Many bishops have granted priests permission to forgive the sin. The fact that this statement is coming from Pope Francis ' and in such a moving, pastoral way, is more evidence of the great pastoral approach and concern of Pope Francis '.

  5. Jaime Harrison:

    The glow of this will dissipate. The question is, are you building a record of moving people forward and taking people from poverty to the working middle class? you can't just hang your hat on one good deed.

Images & Illustrations of moving

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