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Motion

Antonyms for motion:

stillness, repose, rest, motionlessness, quiescence.

Synonyms for motion:

Sense 1

maneuver, dig, flip off, hand-wringing, mover, advance, progress, high sign, wag, deflection, transit, moon, High five, wave down, flag down, transference, summon, disturbance, wave through, v sign, gait, quorum.

Sense 2

circulation, toss back, amendment, resolution, docket, flight, proceedings, apology, stab, agenda, minute, appeal.

Sense 3

session, transfer.

Sense 4

signalize.

Sense 5

acknowledge.

Sense 7

tilt, toss.

Sense 18

lift.

duck

bob.

sway

swing.

Other synonyms and related words:

proceeding, docket, doubt, consummation, head, enquiry, shift, interrogative sentence, move, matter, minute, act, drive, proposal, exploit, interrogative, feat, signalize, trend, quorum, disturbance, progress, stir, inquiry, cause, front, agenda, summon, transaction, tilt, relocation, vigor, process, doubtfulness, work, execution, apology, hand-wringing, lift, campaign, proceedings, theme, gait, effect, apparent motion, transference, social movement, session, drift, advance, achievement, apparent movement, dubiousness, swing, shifting, bob, Exsert, exertion, crusade, toss, interrogation, topic, action, transfer, movie, mover, bowel movement, circulation, amendment, wag, accomplishment, flight, transit, resolution, bm, rate, query, question, appeal.

Sense 1 (noun)

mover, disturbance, flight, transfer, transit.

Sense 2 (noun)

proceedings, agenda, docket, session, quorum, resolution.

Sense 3 (noun)

proposal.

Sense 4 (noun)

lift, toss, stir, tilt.

Sense 5 (noun)

high sign.

Sense 6 (noun)

signalize.

action (noun)

movement, activity, deed, energy, behavior, operation, exercise, action, practice, conduct, enterprise, effort, business, liveliness, performance, agility, endeavor, animation, vigor, process, labor.

activity (noun)

energy, vigor, agility, liveliness, exercise, exertion, labor, animation, stirring, action, kinetics, business.

communication (noun)

gesture, question.

event (noun)

movement.

gait (noun)

gait.

indication (noun)

guidepost, badge, key, designation, sign, banner, crest, logo, logotype, denotation, indication, icon, figuration, insignia, signpost, hint, token, lighthouse, semaphore, symbol, notation, gesticulation, beacon, emblem, marker, pointer, legend.

motion (noun)

kinetics, apparent motion, apparent movement, swing, progress, locomotion, act, gesture, stirring, transition, wave, gesticulate, advance, sign, movement, passage, proposal, motility, stir, move, question, drift, procession, mobility, gesticulation, signal, flux, high sign.

offer (noun)

proposal.

screen (noun)

movie.

speed (noun)

rate.

travel (noun)

passage.

beckon (verb)

summon.

flag (verb)

indicate.

indicate (verb)

guide, wink, cue, betoken, label, prompt, alert, ticket, tag, nod, mark, beckon, flag, notify, stamp, point out, designate, gesture, nudge, signal, brand, gesticulate, wave, note, symbolize, point, shrug, denote, indicate.

motion (verb)

gesticulate, beckon, flag, signalize, guide, nod.

Usage examples for motion:

  • But she sat quite still, making no motion to give him her hand. - "An Old Man's Love", Anthony Trollope.
  • She laughed merrily at this motion. - "The Sign of Flame", E. Werner.
  • The motion was a signal. - "The Ice Pilot", Henry Leverage.

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