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Meaning of MOVER

Pronunciation:  'moovur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a company that moves the possessions of a family or business from one site to another
  2. [n]  someone who moves
  3. [n]  workman employed by a moving company; "the movers were very careful with the grand piano"
  4. [n]  (parliamentary procedure) someone who makes a formal motion

MOVER is a 5 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: moving company, proposer, public mover, removal company, removal firm
 See Also: advancer, ascender, coaster, company, conceiver, descender, hitter, lunger, mastermind, nominator, originator, puller, pusher, remover, scrambler, shover, striker, transferer, transferrer, traveler, traveller, traverser, working man, working person, workman



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\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.               --Shak.

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.

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