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motion

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of motion

  1. the act or an instance of changing position we were instructed not to make any sudden motions or we might scare away the deer Synonyms of motion movement, move, shift, shifting, stir, stirringWords Related to motion dislocation, migration, relocation; locomotion, mobility, motility, motivity; fiddling, fidgeting, squirm, squirming, twitching, wriggling, writhing; flailing, flapping, wavingNear Antonyms of motion immobility; inertia, inertness, stillness; cessation, discontinuance, ending, expiration, finish, halt, lapse, pause, shutdown, shutoff, stop, stoppage, surcease, terminationAntonyms of motion motionlessness


motion

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of motion

  1. to direct or notify by a movement or gesture the referee motioned the team captains to confer with him on the sideline Synonyms of motion beckon, flag, gesture, signal, wave Words Related to motion nod; gesticulate, mime, pantomime, sign; signalize; acquaint, advise, inform, relate, tell; flourish, shrug



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