Examples from the Web for mover
The minute you stop playing that game the first mover advantage goes away.
Kristol was viewed as a mover and shaker whose ideas had ready impact on the political firmament in Washington.
If the mover of the sphere is something within the sphere, two alternatives are again possible.A History of Mediaeval Jewish Philosophy|Isaac Husik
It went by the impulse it had received from the first mover.
Now, I ask what mover gave motion to that first atom, and first set the great machine of the universe a-going?The Existence of God|Francois de Salignac de La Mothe- Fenelon
He was far from imputing any impure motives to the mover or seconder of the resolution.Abridgment of the Debates of Congress, from 1789 to 1856, Vol. II (of 16)|Thomas Hart Benton
The speech of the mover could not fully surmount these disadvantages.Lord Randolph Churchill|Winston Spencer Churchill
British Dictionary definitions for mover
Word Origin and History for mover
late 14c., agent noun from move (v.). Originally of God. Meaning "one who moves goods as a profession" is from 1838.
Idioms and Phrases with mover
In addition to the idiom beginning with mover
- mover and shaker
- prime mover