moveless

adjective
move·​less | \ ˈmüv-ləs How to pronounce moveless (audio) \

Definition of moveless

: being without movement : fixed, immobile

Other Words from moveless

movelessly adverb
movelessness noun

First Known Use of moveless

1578, in the meaning defined above

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“Moveless.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/moveless. Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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