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moving

mov·ing

moving

pronunciation:
mu vIng
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: changing place or position.
synonyms:
locomotive, mobile
antonyms:
fixed, immobile, static, stationary, still, stock-still, unmoving
similar words:
active, movable, passing, progressive, restless, running
definition 2: creating or causing motion.
synonyms:
motive, motor
similar words:
dynamic, poignant, stimulating
definition 3: arousing or deeply touching the emotions.
a moving story
synonyms:
affecting, impressive, inspirational, poignant, stirring, touching
antonyms:
unemotional, unmoving
similar words:
emotional, pathetic, powerful, striking, tearful
derivation: movingly (adv.)