What is move?

  • (verb): Be in a state of action.
    Example: "She is always moving"
    Synonyms: be active
    See also — Additional definitions below

MOVE

MOVE or the MOVE Organization is a Philadelphia-based black liberation group founded by John Africa. MOVE was described by CNN as "a loose-knit, mostly black group whose members all adopted the surname Africa, advocated a "back-to-nature" lifestyle and preached against technology." The group lives communally and frequently engages in public demonstrations related to several issues.

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Alpha-beta Pruning
... It stops completely evaluating a move when at least one possibility has been found that proves the move to be worse than a previously examined move ... Such moves need not be evaluated further ... a standard minimax tree, it returns the same move as minimax would, but prunes away branches that cannot possibly influence the final decision ...
Feudal (game) - Figures
... King The King may move 1 or 2 spaces in any direction (horizontally, vertically, or diagonally) ... Mounted units may move any number of spaces in any direction but may not move through rough terrain ... Sergeant The sergeants may move up to 12 spaces diagonally or 1 space horizontally or vertically ...
Alice Chess - Variations
... Null or zero moves are permitted ... A move consisting of piece transfer only – from the current square a piece sits on, to the corresponding square, if vacant, on the opposite board.) A king cannot escape check ... Alice Chess rules, except that a move is permitted even though the square normally transferred to on the opposite board is occupied ...
MOVE - References in Music
... by Karate on Pockets "Sunset on 32nd" by Strike Anywhere (contains a reference to the MOVE bombing in the second verse) "MOVE" by Pistol Monk A novelty ... "MOVE" by The Micranots ...
Chess Problem - Example Problem
... a b c d e f g h 1 ... a b c d e f g h White to move and mate in two To the right is a directmate problem composed by Thomas Taverner in ... The key move is Rh1 ... it puts Black in zugzwang, a situation in which every move leads to a disadvantage, yet the player must move ...

More definitions of "move":

  • (verb): Go or proceed from one point to another.
    Example: "The debate moved from family values to the economy"
  • (verb): Cause to move, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense.
    Example: "Move those boxes into the corner, please"; "I'm moving my money to another bank"
    Synonyms: displace
  • (noun): The act of changing location from one place to another.
    Example: "His move put him directly in my path"
    Synonyms: motion, movement
  • (verb): Perform an action, or work out or perform (an action).
    Example: "We must move quickly"
    Synonyms: act
  • (noun): A change of position that does not entail a change of location.
    Example: "An impatient move of his hand"
    Synonyms: motion, movement, motility
  • (verb): Progress by being changed.
    Synonyms: go, run
  • (verb): Follow a procedure or take a course.
    Synonyms: go, proceed
  • (noun): (game) a player's turn to move a piece or take some other permitted action.
  • (verb): Change location; move, travel, or proceed.
    Synonyms: travel, go, locomote
  • (verb): Arouse sympathy or compassion in.
    Example: "Her fate moved us all"
  • (verb): Have a turn; make one's move in a game.
    Synonyms: go
  • (verb): Propose formally; in a debate or parliamentary meeting.
    Synonyms: make a motion
  • (noun): The act of changing your residence or place of business.
    Synonyms: relocation
  • (noun): The act of deciding to do something.
    Example: "He didn't make a move to help"; "his first move was to hire a lawyer"
  • (verb): Dispose of by selling.
    Example: "The chairman of the company told the salesmen to move the computers"
  • (verb): Change residence, affiliation, or place of employment.
    Example: "We moved from Idaho to Nebraska"; "The basketball player moved from one team to another"
  • (verb): Move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion.
    Example: "He moved his hand slightly to the right"
  • (verb): Live one's life in a specified environment.
    Example: "She moves in certain circles only"

Famous quotes containing the word move:

    As they move into sharing parenting, men often are apprentices to women because they are not yet as skilled in child care. Mothers have to be willing to teach fathers—both by stepping in and showing and by stepping back and letting them learn.
    —Nancy Press Hawley. Ourselves and Our Children, by Boston Women’s Health Book Collective, ch. 6 (1978)

    I am everywhere,
    I suffer and move, my mind and my heart move
    With all that move me,
    John Berryman (1914–1972)

    That’s just the trouble, Sam Houston—it’s always my move. And damnit, I sometimes can’t tell whether I’m making the right move or not. Now take this Vietnam mess. How in the hell can anyone know for sure what’s right and what’s wrong, Sam?
    Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908–1973)