Definition of locomote
: to move about
Examples of locomote in a Sentence
most babies begin to locomote—by crawling—when they are seven to ten months old
Recent Examples of locomote from the Web
The idea of connecting to our ancestral past requires us to locomote as we are evolved to do, using our senses and making sure the mind and body are in union.
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Origin and Etymology of locomote
back-formation from locomotion
First Known Use: 1831See Words from the same year
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