movement

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Synonyms for movement

Synonyms for movement

the act or process of moving

a change in normal place or position

a calculated change in position

an organized effort to accomplish a purpose

Synonyms for movement

a major self-contained part of a symphony or sonata

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

a euphemism for defecation

a general tendency to change (as of opinion)

the driving and regulating parts of a mechanism (as of a watch or clock)

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Tendon sheath was not completely adhered to tendon and presence of gliding movements was indicative of loosening of adhesions.
AS: Fog, smoke, vapor, and gliding movement distance the viewer from the overly sharp quality of screen reality.
Slow, controlled, gliding movement is broken by sudden explosions of energy: staccato, vibratory, skittering.
He punctuated the suave, gliding movement that is his specialty with sudden shakes and shimmies.
We've purchased a press, a lovely thing of gliding movements, of clicking rollers, and polished steel" (pp.
Clad in tutus, neck ruffs and pointe shoes, the ladies executed balletic movements such as beaten jumps and bourrees, quick gliding movements.