Idioms for move

Origin of move

1200–50; Middle English meven, moven < Anglo-French moverLatin movēre

OTHER WORDS FROM move

coun·ter·move, nouncoun·ter·move, verb, coun·ter·moved, coun·ter·mov·ing.out·move, verb (used with object), out·moved, out·mov·ing.un·moved, adjective

synonym study for move

1. See advance. 22. See motion.
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British Dictionary definitions for countermove (1 of 2)

countermove
/ (ˈkaʊntəˌmuːv) /

noun

an opposing move

verb

to make or do (something) as an opposing move

Derived forms of countermove

countermovement, noun

British Dictionary definitions for countermove (2 of 2)

move
/ (muːv) /

verb

noun

Word Origin for move

C13: from Anglo-French mover, from Latin movēre
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Idioms and Phrases with countermove

move

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