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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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Just as with the barbell bench press, this is basically a straight-line movement on both the descent and press phases.
For Crow, 26, this lay movement, sponsored by the Legion of Christ, a religious order of priests, felt like a natural way of life.
Many prominent music educators have advocated the use of body movement as an aid for developing a sense of rhythm.
Never was the movement more united in a common goal: getting rid of the President.
Two weeks later, Siamak, a student leader involved in the reform movement from its infancy in the early 1990s, agreed to see me.
The Iraqi labor movement, in other words, had been a consistent enemy of the insurgency, and a strong proponent of a free, self-governing Iraq.
The movement started in the 1880s and was initially focused on two organisations, the Art Workers' Guild and the Arts and Crafts Exhibition Society.
The independence movement in its early days was dominated by the educated elite of the country--really a fraction of the population.
Garrison distanced the abolitionist movement, however, from the violent methods of the American Revolution; he proposed the use of rhetoric in speeches, protests, and articles in the Liberator to end slavery by peaceful means.
According to the air traffic movement figures report released by Dubai Air Navigation services, a total of 31,243 movements have been registered at Dubai International Airport (DXB), with, 15,491 movements in arrivals and 15,515 in departures.
This book attempts to bring "culture" back into the social movement theory.
The Future Movement has witnessed constant progress and a remarkable expansion.
While embarking on a brief inquiry into these questions, the paper would bring to light the gaps present in the success/failure conceptions present in the social movement literature.