mover

noun mov·er \ ˈmü-vər \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of mover

: one that moves or sets something in motion; especially : one whose business or occupation is the moving of household goods from one residence to another

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First Known Use of mover

14th century


MOVER Defined for English Language Learners

mover

noun

Definition of mover for English Language Learners

  • : someone or something that moves in a certain way

  • : a machine that moves people or things from one place to another

  • : a person or company that moves furniture and other possessions from one home or place of business to another


MOVER Defined for Kids

mover

noun mov·er \ ˈmü-vər \

Definition of mover for Students

: a person or company that moves the belongings of others (as from one home to another)


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