English-Norwegian translation of motion

Translation of the word motion from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

motion in Norwegian

sign languagenoun gest [u], rørelse [u]
  suggestionnoun forslag [n], mosjon [u]
  physical activitynoun rørelse [u]
  lawnoun hjemmel [invariable]
Synonyms for motion
Antonyms for motion
Derived terms of motion
commotion, completely motionless, demotion, emotion, emotional, emotional behavior, emotional condition, emotional sensation, emotionally, emotionless, in motion, in slow motion, locomotion, make a commotion, motion sickness, motionless, motionlessness, promotion, promotional, strained with emotion, unemotional, vent one's emotions, be in motion, motion picture, seized with emotion, slow motion apparatur, academy of motion picture arts and sciences, apparent motion, axial motion, brownian motion, conditioned emotion, conditioned emotional response, emotional arousal, emotional disorder, emotional disturbance, emotional person, emotional state, emotionalism, emotionality, emotionlessness
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Definitions of motion
1. motion - a change of position that does not entail a change of location; "the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise"; "movement is a sign of life"; "an impatient move of his hand"; "gastrointestinal motility"
  movement, move, motility
  change the action of changing something; "the change of government had no impact on the economy"; "his change on abortion cost him the election"
  abduction (physiology) moving of a body part away from the central axis of the body
  adduction (physiology) moving of a body part toward the central axis of the body
  agitation the act of agitating something; causing it to move around (usually vigorously)
  body english a motion of the body by a player as if to make an object already propelled go in the desired direction
  circumduction a circular movement of a limb or eye
  disturbance the act of disturbing something or someone; setting something in motion
  fetal movement, foetal movement motion of a fetus within the uterus (usually detected by the 16th week of pregnancy)
  flit, dart a secret move (to avoid paying debts); "they did a moonlight flit"
  gesture motion of hands or body to emphasize or help to express a thought or feeling
  headshake, headshaking the act of turning your head left and right to signify denial or disbelief or bemusement; "I could tell from their headshakes that they didn't believe me"
  inclining, inclination the act of inclining; bending forward; "an inclination of his head indicated his agreement"
  everting, eversion, inversion the position of being turned outward; "the eversion of the foot"
  upending, inversion the act of turning inside out
  jerking, jolt, saccade, jerk a sudden jarring impact; "the door closed with a jolt"; "all the jars and jolts were smoothed out by the shock absorbers"
  kicking, kick the act of delivering a blow with the foot; "he gave the ball a powerful kick"; "the team's kicking was excellent"
  kneel, kneeling supporting yourself on your knees
  pitching, lurch, pitch (baseball) playing the position of pitcher on a baseball team
  eye movement the movement of the eyes
  opening the act of opening something; "the ray of light revealed his cautious opening of the door"
  prostration the act of assuming a prostrate position
  reaching, reach, stretch the act of physically reaching or thrusting out
  reciprocation alternating back-and-forth movement
  reclining the act of assuming or maintaining a reclining position
  retraction the act of pulling or holding or drawing a part back; "the retraction of the landing gear"; "retraction of the foreskin"
  retroflection, retroflexion the act of bending backward
  rotary motion, rotation the act of rotating as if on an axis; "the rotation of the dancer kept time with the music"
  shutting, closing the act of closing something
  sitting the act of assuming or maintaining a seated position; "he read the mystery at one sitting"
  posing, sitting the act of assuming or maintaining a seated position; "he read the mystery at one sitting"
  snap the act of snapping the fingers; movement of a finger from the tip to the base of the thumb on the same hand; "he gave his fingers a snap"
  squatting, squat the act of assuming or maintaining a crouching position with the knees bent and the buttocks near the heels
  sweep a movement in an arc; "a sweep of his arm"
  toss an abrupt movement; "a toss of his head"
  quivering, quiver, vibration case for holding arrows
  wave a movement like that of a sudden occurrence or increase in a specified phenomenon; "a wave of settlers"; "troops advancing in waves"
  flicker, waver, flutter North American woodpecker
  standing the act of assuming or maintaining an erect upright position
  straddle, span the option to buy or sell a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date; consists of an equal number of put and call options
  stroke a light touch with the hands
  squirm, wiggle, wriggle the act of wiggling
  eurhythmics, eurhythmy, eurythmics, eurythmy the interpretation in harmonious bodily movements of the rhythm of musical compositions; used to teach musical understanding
2. motion - the act of changing location from one place to another; "police controlled the motion of the crowd"; "the movement of people from the farms to the cities"; "his move put him directly in my path"
  movement, move
  change the action of changing something; "the change of government had no impact on the economy"; "his change on abortion cost him the election"
  approaching, coming, approach the act of drawing spatially closer to something; "the hunter's approach scattered the geese"
  forward motion, onward motion, advancement, procession, progress, progression, advance gradual improvement or growth or development; "advancement of knowledge"; "great progress in the arts"
  locomotion, travel self-propelled movement
  lunge, lurch (fencing) an attacking thrust made with one foot forward and the back leg straight and with the sword arm outstretched forward
  traveling, travelling, travel the act of going from one place to another; "he enjoyed selling but he hated the travel"
  pursual, following, chase, pursuit a group of followers or enthusiasts
  ascending, ascent, ascension, rise an upward slope or grade (as in a road); "the car couldn't make it up the rise"
  descent the act of changing your location in a downward direction
  swinging, vacillation, swing changing location by moving back and forth
  return a coming to or returning home; "on his return from Australia we gave him a welcoming party"
  glide, coast, slide the activity of flying a glider
  slippage failing to hold or slipping out of place; "the knots allowed no slippage"
  stream, flow dominant course (suggestive of running water) of successive events or ideas; "two streams of development run through American history"; "stream of consciousness"; "the flow of thought"; "the current of history"
  crawl a slow mode of locomotion on hands and knees or dragging the body; "a crawl was all that the injured man could manage"; "the traffic moved at a creep"
  hurrying, speeding, speed changing location rapidly
  displacement, translation act of removing from office or employment
  shifting, shift the act of moving from one place to another; "his constant shifting disrupted the class"
  rushing, haste, hurry, rush the act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner; "in his haste to leave he forgot his book"
  maneuver, manoeuvre, play an action aimed at evading an opponent
  migration the movement of persons from one country or locality to another
3. motion - a state of change; "they were in a state of steady motion"
  motionlessness, lifelessness, stillness a state of no motion or movement; "the utter motionlessness of a marble statue"
  moving arousing or capable of arousing deep emotion; "she laid her case of destitution before him in a very moving letter"- N. Hawthorne
  nonmoving, unmoving not in motion
  state the way something is with respect to its main attributes; "the current state of knowledge"; "his state of health"; "in a weak financial state"
  trembling, palpitation, quivering, shakiness, shaking, quiver, vibration a rapid and irregular heart beat
  perpetual motion motion that continues indefinitely without any external source of energy; impossible in practice because of friction
  precession the act of preceding in time or order or rank (as in a ceremony)
  stream, flow dominant course (suggestive of running water) of successive events or ideas; "two streams of development run through American history"; "stream of consciousness"; "the flow of thought"; "the current of history"
4. motion - a formal proposal for action made to a deliberative assembly for discussion and vote; "he made a motion to adjourn"; "she called for the question"
  proposal the act of making a proposal; "they listened to her proposal"
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