moves

All Verb Noun
43,117 examples (0.03 sec)
  • Here each sound moves one position to the right to take on its new sound value.
  • A game or series of moves is generally written in one of two ways.
  • If all the moves are not made in time, the player has lost on time.
  • One pair moves a double toward one wall, the other toward the other wall.
  • The headquarters of the international organization moves to a different country every four years.
  • For each move, a player moves a line of one, two or three one space.
  • This usually occurs when they believe there are no more useful moves left.
  • In other cases each player will have a limited amount of time to make all of his moves.
  • Games between top players are rarely decided by more than a couple of moves.
  • The city council's legal moves meant to prevent the bridge from being built failed.
  • Plays made early in the game can shape the nature of conflict a hundred moves later.
  • At the same time, the third car moves to the engine assembly.
  • This function moves from deal to deal in the normal direction of play.
  • In some cases each player will have a certain amount of time to make a certain number of moves.
  • Suppose the game being played only has a maximum of two possible moves per player each turn.
  • A game is one of perfect information if all players know the moves previously made by all other players.
  • Through many small steps the program moves from where it was to where you want it to be.
  • The professor either then continues to ask the student questions or moves on to another student.
  • Some allow for both players to get on-line and see each other's moves in real-time.
  • If larger, it leaves the element in place and moves to the next.
  • Next »
Root form of moves is move for both verb and noun.

Words starting with moves

Meaning of moves

  • noun The act of deciding to do something
    he didn't make a move to help, his first move was to hire a lawyer
  • noun The act of changing your residence or place of business
    they say that three moves equal one fire
  • noun (game) a player's turn to take some action permitted by the rules of the game
  • verb Cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense
    Move those boxes into the corner, please, I'm moving my money to another bank, The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant
  • verb Move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
    He moved his hand slightly to the right
  • verb Change residence, affiliation, or place of employment
    We moved from Idaho to Nebraska, The basketball player moved from one team to another
  • verb Go or proceed from one point to another
    the debate moved from family values to the economy
  • verb Arouse sympathy or compassion in
    Her fate moved us all
  • verb Dispose of by selling
    The chairman of the company told the salesmen to move the computers
  • verb Progress by being changed
    The speech has to go through several more drafts, run through your presentation before the meeting
  • verb Live one's life in a specified environment
    she moves in certain circles only
  • verb Have a turn; make one's move in a game
    Can I go now?
  • verb Propose formally; in a debate or parliamentary meeting