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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 movement, move, shift, shifting, stir, stirringRelated Words dislocation, migration, relocation; locomotion, mobility, motility, motivity; fiddling, fidgeting, squirm, squirming, twitching, wriggling, writhing; flailing, flapping, wavingNear Antonyms immobility; inertia, inertness, stillness; cessation, discontinuance, ending, expiration, finish, halt, lapse, pause, shutdown, shutoff, stop, stoppage, surcease, terminationAntonyms 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 beckon, flag, gesture, signal, wave Related Words nod; gesticulate, mime, pantomime, sign; signalize; acquaint, advise, inform, relate, tell; flourish, shrug


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