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General words meaning to move something - thesaurus

Synonyms

budge

verb

to move, or to move something, especially something that is very heavy or is stuck

propel

verb

to move or push someone or something forward

guide

verb

to carefully move a vehicle or other moving object so that it goes where you want it to go

roll

verb

to make someone or something move forward by turning them over and over

manoeuvre

verb

to move someone or something in a situation that needs care or skill

shunt

verb

to move someone or something to a different place or position, especially to avoid dealing with them

manhandle

verb

to move something large and heavy without using machines or equipment

pass

verb

to move something in a particular direction or to a particular place or position

shift

verb

Britishinformal to move an object from one place to another

transfer

verb

to move someone or something from one place to another

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More synonyms

advance

verb

to make something such as a film or videotape move forward

bear

verb

literary if something is borne along by wind, air, or water, it is moved along by it

blow

verb

to move something by pushing out air from your mouth

disturb

verb

to make something move

drive

verb

to provide the power that makes something move

flip

verb

to change the position of something, or exchange the positions of two or more things

funnel

verb

to move, or make something move, from one place to another through a narrow tube, pipe, or passage

get

verb

to make someone or something move to or from a position or place

pump

verb

physics to make liquid or gas move into or out of something, especially by using a pump

pump

noun

the act or process of pumping something

scrape

verb

to move something, causing it to make a rough unpleasant noise

scratch

verb

to move something sharp against a hard surface and make a noise

send

verb

to make someone move or fall suddenly

shunt

verb

to cause something to move along a path that is different from the one it normally uses

sweep

verb

to move something or someone with powerful force

take

verb

to cause someone to move somewhere

walk

verb

to move a heavy object such as a piece of furniture by moving one side and then the other

work

verb

to put something into a different position or state

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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