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motion

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of motion

  1. the act or an instance of changing position <we were instructed not to make any sudden motions or we might scare away the deer> Synonyms movement, move, shift, shifting, stir, stirringRelated Words dislocation, migration, relocation; locomotion, mobility, motility, motivity; fiddling, fidgeting, squirm, squirming, twitching, wriggling, writhing; flailing, flapping, wavingNear Antonyms immobility; inertia, inertness, stillness; cessation, discontinuance, ending, expiration, finish, halt, lapse, pause, shutdown, shutoff, stop, stoppage, surcease, terminationAntonyms motionlessness




motion

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of motion

  1. to direct or notify by a movement or gesture <the referee motioned the team captains to confer with him on the sideline> Synonyms beckon, flag, gesture, signal, wave Related Words nod; gesticulate, mime, pantomime, sign; signalize; acquaint, advise, inform, relate, tell; flourish, shrug





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