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mov·er

 (mo͞o′vər)
n.
1.
a. One that moves: The old dog is a slow mover.
b. One that sets something in motion or initiates something: a leading mover in the effort to reform education.
2.
a. often movers A firm that transports household or office goods from one location to another.
b. A person who works for such a firm.

mover

(ˈmuːvə)
n
1. informal a person, business, idea, etc, that is advancing or progressing
2. a person who moves a proposal, as in a debate
3. (Commerce) US and Canadian a removal firm or a person who works for one

mov•er

(ˈmu vər)

n.
1. one that moves.
2. Often, movers. a person or company that moves household effects, office equipment, etc.
3. movers and shakers, powerful and influential people, as in politics and business.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mover - workman employed by a moving companymover - workman employed by a moving company; "the movers were very careful with the grand piano"
remover - someone who works for a company that moves furniture
working man, working person, workingman, workman - an employee who performs manual or industrial labor
2.mover - (parliamentary procedure) someone who makes a formal motion
parliamentary law, parliamentary procedure, rules of order, order - a body of rules followed by an assembly
nominator - someone who proposes a candidate for appointment or election
conceiver, mastermind, originator - someone who creates new things
3.mover - someone who moves
traveler, traveller - a person who changes location
advancer - someone who advances
ascender - someone who ascends
coaster - someone who coasts
descender - someone who descends
hitter, striker - someone who hits; "a hard hitter"; "a fine striker of the ball"; "blacksmiths are good hitters"
lunger - someone who moves forward suddenly (as in fencing)
puller - someone who applies force so as to cause motion toward herself or himself
shover, pusher - someone who pushes
scrambler - a rapid mover; someone who scrambles; "their quarterback was a good scrambler"; "scramblers can often unnerve a better tennis player"
transferer, transferrer - someone who transfers something
traverser - someone who moves or passes across; "the traversers slowly ascended the mountain"
4.mover - a company that moves the possessions of a family or business from one site to another
company - an institution created to conduct business; "he only invests in large well-established companies"; "he started the company in his garage"
Translations

mover

[ˈmuːvəʳ] N
1. [of motion] → promotor/a m/f
2. (US) → agente m de mudanzas
3. he's a lovely moverse mueve con mucho garbo, baila/anda con mucha elegancia

mover

[ˈmuːvər] n (in debate)auteur m d'une proposition

mover

n
(of proposition)Antragsteller(in) m(f)
(= remover)Möbelpacker(in) m(f)
(= walker, dancer etc) he is a good/poor etc moverseine Bewegungen sind schön/plump etc
the movers and shakers (inf)die Leute plmit Einfluss; to be a fast mover (inf)von der schnellen Truppe sein (inf)

mover

[ˈmuːvəʳ] nproponente m/f
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