move to

Definition of move to

  1. 1 :  to cause (someone) to feel (an emotion and especially sadness or sympathy) He's not easily moved to anger.

  2. 2 :  to cause (someone) to act or think in a specified way The report moved me to change my mind. His arguments moved them to reconsider the plan. I felt moved to speak.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  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

  1. :  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

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clearly seen through or understood

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