English-Swedish translation of movement

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

movement in Swedish

clocknoun verk [n]
  physical activitynoun rörelse [u]
  organizationnoun rörelse [u]
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Definitions of movement
1. movement - a natural event that involves a change in the position or location of something
  happening, natural event, occurrent, occurrence an event that happens
  crustal movement, tectonic movement movement resulting from or causing deformation of the earth's crust
  approaching, approach the act of drawing spatially closer to something; "the hunter's approach scattered the geese"
  passing, passage success in satisfying a test or requirement; "his future depended on his passing that test"; "he got a pass in introductory chemistry"
  deflexion, deflection the property of being bent or deflected
  bending, bend the act of bending something
  change of location, travel a movement through space that changes the location of something
  undulation, wave wavelike motion; a gentle rising and falling in the manner of waves
  jitter a small irregular movement
  periodic motion, periodic movement motion that recurs over and over and the period of time required for each recurrence remains the same
  heave throwing something heavy (with great effort); "he gave it a mighty heave"; "he was not good at heaving passes"
  backlash, recoil, repercussion, rebound an adverse reaction to some political or social occurrence; "there was a backlash of intolerance"
  recoil, kick a movement back from an impact
  seek the movement of a read/write head to a specific data track on a disk
  wring, squeeze the act of forcing yourself (or being forced) into or through a restricted space; "getting through that small opening was a tight squeeze"
  cam stroke, throw, stroke the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist); "the catcher made a good throw to second base"
  turning, turn act of changing in practice or custom; "the law took many turnings over the years"
  wrench, twist a hand tool that is used to hold or twist a nut or bolt
  undulation wavelike motion; a gentle rising and falling in the manner of waves
  moving ridge, wave a movement like that of a sudden occurrence or increase in a specified phenomenon; "a wave of settlers"; "troops advancing in waves"
  wobble an unsteady rocking motion
  commotion, whirl the act of making a noisy disturbance
  brownian motion, brownian movement, pedesis the random motion of small particles suspended in a gas or liquid
2. movement - a group of people with a common ideology who try together to achieve certain general goals; "he was a charter member of the movement"; "politicians have to respect a mass movement"; "he led the national liberation front"
  social group people sharing some social relation
  fighting french, free french a French movement during World War II that was organized in London by Charles de Gaulle to fight for the liberation of France from German control and for the restoration of the republic
  art movement, artistic movement a group of artists who agree on general principles
  boy scouts an international (but decentralized) movement started in 1908 in England with the goal of teaching good citizenship to boys
  civil rights movement movement in the United States beginning in the 1960s and led primarily by Blacks in an effort to establish the civil rights of individual Black citizens
  common front a movement in which several individuals or groups with different interests join together; "the unions presented a common front at the bargaining table"
  cultural movement a group of people working together to advance certain cultural goals
  oecumenism, ecumenism (Christianity) the doctrine of the ecumenical movement that promotes cooperation and better understanding among different religious denominations: aimed at universal Christian unity
  falun gong a spiritual movement that began in China in the latter half of the 20th century and is based on Buddhist and Taoist teachings and practices
  political movement a group of people working together to achieve a political goal
  reform movement a movement intended to bring about social and humanitarian reforms
  religious movement a movement intended to bring about religious reforms
  zionist movement, zionism a policy for establishing and developing a national homeland for Jews in Palestine
3. movement - the act of changing the location of something; "the movement of cargo onto the vessel"
  change the action of changing something; "the change of government had no impact on the economy"; "his change on abortion cost him the election"
  deracination, displacement act of removing from office or employment
  transferral, conveyance, transfer, transport, transportation act of transferring property title from one person to another
  intromission, insertion, introduction the act of putting one thing into another
  letting down, lowering the act of causing something to move to a lower level
  transplanting, transplantation, transplant the act of removing something from one location and introducing it in another location; "the transplant did not flower until the second year"; "too frequent transplanting is not good for families"; "she returned to Alabama because she could not bear transplantation"
  troop movement movement of military units to a new location
4. movement - a major self-contained part of a symphony or sonata; "the second movement is slow and melodic"
  musical composition, opus, piece of music, composition, piece a musical work that has been created; "the composition is written in four movements"
  sonata a musical composition of 3 or 4 movements of contrasting forms
  intermezzo a short piece of instrumental music composed for performance between acts of a drama or opera
  scherzo a fast movement (usually in triple time)
5. movement - the driving and regulating parts of a mechanism (as of a watch or clock); "it was an expensive watch with a diamond movement"
  action mechanism, action something done (usually as opposed to something said); "there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions"
  ticker, watch a character printer that automatically prints stock quotations on ticker tape
  clock a timepiece that shows the time of day
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