commove

[ kuh-moov ]
/ kəˈmuv /

verb (used with object), com·moved, com·mov·ing.

to move violently; agitate; excite.

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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British Dictionary definitions for commove

commove

/ (kəˈmuːv) /

verb (tr) rare

to disturb; stir up
to agitate or excite emotionally

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