ETYM French, from Latin motio, from movere, motum, to move. Related to Move.
1. A change of position that does not entail a change of location; SYN. movement, move.
2. A formal proposal for action made to a deliberative assembly for discussion and vote; SYN. question.
3. A state of change.
4. The act of changing one's location from one place to another; SYN. movement, move.
1. To signal by a movement or gesture
2. To direct by a motion