What is move?

  • (verb): Move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion.
    Example: "He moved his hand slightly to the right"
    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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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 ...
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 ... applied to a standard minimax tree, it returns the same move as minimax would, but prunes away branches that cannot possibly influence the final decision ...
Chess Problem - Example Problem
1889 (1st Prize) 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 1881 ... The key move is Rh1 ... Black in zugzwang, a situation in which every move leads to a disadvantage, yet the player must move ...
MOVE - References in Music
... Sunset on 32nd" by Strike Anywhere (contains a reference to the MOVE bombing in the second verse) "MOVE" by Pistol Monk A novelty version of "The Twelve Days of ... "MOVE" by The Micranots ...
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 with a zero move, and ... Alice Chess rules, except that a move is permitted even though the square normally transferred to on the opposite board is occupied ...

More definitions of "move":

  • (verb): Progress by being changed.
    Synonyms: go, run
  • (verb): Be in a state of action.
    Example: "She is always moving"
    Synonyms: be active
  • (verb): Dispose of by selling.
    Example: "The chairman of the company told the salesmen to move the computers"
  • (noun): The act of changing your residence or place of business.
    Synonyms: relocation
  • (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
  • (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): Change location; move, travel, or proceed.
    Synonyms: travel, go, locomote
  • (noun): (game) a player's turn to move a piece or take some other permitted action.
  • (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): Arouse sympathy or compassion in.
    Example: "Her fate moved us all"
  • (verb): Go or proceed from one point to another.
    Example: "The debate moved from family values to the economy"
  • (verb): Live one's life in a specified environment.
    Example: "She moves in certain circles only"
  • (verb): Follow a procedure or take a course.
    Synonyms: go, proceed
  • (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): Propose formally; in a debate or parliamentary meeting.
    Synonyms: make a motion
  • (verb): Have a turn; make one's move in a game.
    Synonyms: go
  • (verb): Perform an action, or work out or perform (an action).
    Example: "We must move quickly"
    Synonyms: act
  • (noun): The act of changing location from one place to another.
    Example: "His move put him directly in my path"
    Synonyms: motion, movement

Famous quotes containing the word move:

    And knew that nature could not more refine
    What it had given in a looking-glass
    And held there, after the living body’s line
    Has moved wherever it must move ...
    Allen Tate (1899–1979)

    Face your own ambivalence about letting go and you will be better able to help you children cope with their own feelings. The insight you gain through your own acceptance of change will bolster your confidence and make you a stronger college parent. The confidence you develop will be evident to your child, who will be able to move away from you without fear.
    Norman Goddam (20th century)

    Sometimes there’s nothing but Sundays for weeks on end. Why can’t they move Sunday to the middle of the week so you could put it in the OUT tray on your desk?
    Russell Hoban (b. 1925)