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Definition of Mover

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one who moves furniture to new house; person that makes official requests or proposals (as in politics); that which moves or motivates
Mover Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
Theological and Philosophical Biography and Dictionary
See Unmoved Mover
Mover Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(n.)
One who, or that which, excites, instigates, or causes movement, change, etc.; as, movers of sedition.
  
(n.)
A proposer; one who offers a proposition, or recommends anything for consideration or adoption; as, the mover of a resolution in a legislative body.
  
(n.)
A person or thing that moves, stirs, or changes place.
  
(n.)
A person or thing that imparts motion, or causes change of place; a motor.
  
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mover
\mov"er\ (?), n.
1. a person or thing that moves, stirs, or changes place.
2. a person or thing that imparts motion, or causes change of place; a motor.
3. one who, or that which, excites, instigates, or causes movement, change, etc.; as, movers of sedition. these most poisonous compounds, which are the movers of a languishing death.
4. a proposer; one who offers a proposition, or recommends anything for consideration or adoption; as, the mover of a resolution in a legislative body.
mover
n
1. workman employed by a moving company; "the movers were very careful with the grand piano"
2. a person who wields power and influence; "movers and shakers in the business world"; "a shaker of traditional beliefs"; "a mover of mountains" [syn: shaker]


3. (parliamentary procedure) someone who makes a formal motion [syn: proposer]


4. someone who moves
5. a company that moves the possessions of a family or business from one site to another [syn: public mover, moving company , removal firm, removal company]




  similar words(2) 



 public mover 
 prime mover 
JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Mudai = n. remover, mover
Prifsymudai = n. prime mover
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. workman employed by a moving company; "the movers were very careful with the grand piano"
(hypernym) workman, working man, working person
(hyponym) remover
(derivation) move, displace
2. (parliamentary procedure) someone who makes a formal motion
(synonym) proposer
(hypernym) originator, conceiver, mastermind
(hyponym) nominator
(derivation) move, make a motion
(classification) order, rules of order, parliamentary law, parliamentary procedure
3. someone who moves
(hypernym) traveler, traveller
(hyponym) advancer
(derivation) travel, go, move, locomote
4. a company that moves the possessions of a family or business from one site to another
(synonym) public mover, moving company, removal firm, removal company
(hypernym) company
(derivation) move, displace
Mover Definition from Social Science Dictionaries & Glossaries
Glossary of Parliamentary Procedure
A Member presenting a motion in the House of Commons or in one of its committees. When debate is permitted, the Member speaks immediately following the proposing of the question to the House.
Under the authority of the Clerk of the House of Commons
Mover Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
Mover may mean:
  • Moving company, a service which helps with packing, moving and storage
  • In parliamentary procedure, the person who introduces a motion (see also seconder)
  • Prime mover (disambiguation)
  • Unmoved mover, a philosophical concept of that which moves all but is unmoved by everything else
  • Bob Mover (1952–), saxophonist

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