- characterized by or permitting the mixing of social groups.
- characterized by or permitting relatively free movement from one social class or level to another.
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Origin of mobile
OTHER WORDS FROM mobilenon·mo·bile, adjectivesem·i·mo·bile, adjectiveun·mo·bile, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for mobile
“I sense that mobile games are starting to shed their skin, getting rid of all the dead things they carry around,” he says.Lost For Thousands of Strokes: 'Desert Golfing' Is 'Angry Birds' as Modern Art|Alec Kubas-Meyer|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
According to court testimony by the lead NCIS investigator, it contained various mobile phones and even valuable letters.
The system is truck-mounted and road-mobile, as are the big and conspicuous radars that stood next to it on display.How China Will Track—and Kill—America’s Newest Stealth Jets|Bill Sweetman|December 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The caller mentioned my work, which focused primarily on consumer products, mobile apps, emerging start-ups, and web trends.A Female Writer’s New Milestone: Her First Death Threat|Annie Gaus|December 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Prison guards in Lima found a contraband mobile phone in his prison cell that he claimed was given to him by the warden.
Industrial society is therefore mobile, elastic, standing at any moment in a temporary and unstable equilibrium.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
She did not answer, but her mobile, painted lips quivered, as if she were trying to repress a smile and were not quite succeeding.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
John N. Maffit, the well known and eccentric methodist preacher, died at Mobile.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
With him prayer was a thing of absolute necessity, and resignation to the eternal decrees the primum mobile of all.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
It may be said that among uncivilized and barefoot people the great toe is usually very mobile.Man And His Ancestor|Charles Morris
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suffix forming nouns
Cultural definitions for mobile
A sculpture made up of suspended shapes that move.