Definition of move a muscle
- Wait here and don't move a muscle.
- Nobody moved a muscle.
: to go or pass to another place or in a certain direction with a continuous motion
: to proceed toward a certain state or condition
: to become transferred during play
: the act of moving a piece (as in chess)
: the turn of a player to move
: a step taken especially to gain an objective : maneuver
: a body tissue consisting of long cells that contract when stimulated and produce motion
: an organ that is essentially a mass of muscle tissue attached at either end to a fixed point and that by contracting moves or checks the movement of a body part
: muscular strength : brawn
: to move or force by or as if by muscular effort
: to make one's way by brute strength or by force
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