What is move?

  • (verb): Arouse sympathy or compassion in.
    Example: "Her fate moved us all"
    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 ... When 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 ... – instead, it puts Black in zugzwang, a situation in which every move leads to a disadvantage, yet the player must move ...
MOVE - References in Music
... 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 Christmas" made reference to the 1985 incident with ... "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 ... Alice Chess rules, except that a move is permitted even though the square normally transferred to on the opposite board is occupied ...
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 ...

More definitions of "move":

  • (verb): Change residence, affiliation, or place of employment.
    Example: "We moved from Idaho to Nebraska"; "The basketball player moved from one team to another"
  • (noun): The act of changing your residence or place of business.
    Synonyms: relocation
  • (verb): Live one's life in a specified environment.
    Example: "She moves in certain circles only"
  • (verb): Change location; move, travel, or proceed.
    Synonyms: travel, go, locomote
  • (verb): Move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion.
    Example: "He moved his hand slightly to the right"
  • (noun): The act of changing location from one place to another.
    Example: "His move put him directly in my path"
    Synonyms: motion, movement
  • (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): (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
  • (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): Follow a procedure or take a course.
    Synonyms: go, proceed
  • (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"
  • (verb): Perform an action, or work out or perform (an action).
    Example: "We must move quickly"
    Synonyms: act
  • (verb): Progress by being changed.
    Synonyms: go, run
  • (verb): Go or proceed from one point to another.
    Example: "The debate moved from family values to the economy"
  • (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

Famous quotes containing the word move:

    I want to move deeper into today;
    he keeps me from that work.
    Denise Levertov (b. 1923)

    Increasingly in recent times we have come first to identify the remedy that is most agreeable, most convenient, most in accord with major pecuniary or political interest, the one that reflects our available faculty for action; then we move from the remedy so available or desired back to a cause to which that remedy is relevant.
    John Kenneth Galbraith (b. 1908)

    If I cannot prevail upon heaven, I shall move hell.
    Virgil [Publius Vergilius Maro] (70–19 B.C.)