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verb (used with object), com·moved, com·mov·ing.
  1. to move violently; agitate; excite.
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Origin of commove

1350–1400; Middle English commeven < Anglo-French commoveir, Middle French com(m)ovoir < Latin commovēre, equivalent to com- com- + movēre to move
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Related Words for commove

cause, get, impress, embolden, motivate, influence, produce, sway, touch, hearten, arouse, stir, galvanize, excite, affect, spark, provoke, spur, animate, instill

British Dictionary definitions for commove


verb (tr) rare
  1. to disturb; stir up
  2. to agitate or excite emotionally
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