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Move

To make an application to a court for a rule or order, or to take action in any matter. The term comprehends all things necessary to be done by a litigant to obtain an order of the court directing the relief sought. To propose a resolution, or recommend action in a deliberative body. To pass over; to be transferred, as when the consideration of a contract is said to move from one party to the other. To occasion; to contribute to; to tend or lead to.

move

v. to make a motion in court applying for a court order or judgment. (See: motion, movant)

move

(Alter position), verb abscond, alter the position, break camp, carry, change an abode, change place, change residence, come away, commovere, convey, depart, emigrate, exit, flee, go, go away, go forth, go from home, go on, go one's way, journey, leave, leave a place, move out, part company, progress, propel, push on, put in motion, remove, slip away, slip off, take flight, transfer, translocate, transport, transpose, vacate, walk away, walk off

move

(Judicially request), verb apply, ask for, introduce, make a demand, make a motion, make a petition, make a request, make a requisition, make application, make formal application, make one's submission, offer for consideration, petition, propose, propose a motion, propose an action formally, put forth, put forward, put up a petition, referre, request, requisition, submit, submit a formal request
Associated concepts: motion practice, move the court
See also: act, carry, compel, constrain, dislocate, displace, enterprise, further, impress, incite, influence, inspire, interest, leave, maneuver, motivate, operate, operation, persuade, pose, prevail, prevail upon, proffer, prompt, propose, propound, provoke, reach, reason, recommend, remove, spirit, step, stimulate, transfer, transport, undertaking, urge, vacate, venture
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The dreamy, Eastern-influenced song barely gets moving, and by the time it concludes, the standard folky sounds that follow are welcome.
The first wave clattered past our house between 4pm-6pm last Friday, parents having broken free from the stranglehold of work to fetch their offspring from the school gates and hit the motorways early "before every other sod gets moving - because then it'll be hell".
If that heavy, old rolling maul gets moving Ian Smith's Moseley will be in for a long night to go with their long journey back.
But once he gets moving, there's not much you can do to stop him," Barrett said.
Wagner began preliminary work at night this week, and on Monday is to close the Monroe Street entrance to eastbound I-475, near Grace Lutheran Church, as work-zone set-up gets moving.
The housing market must be by freed up with the availability of funds so that 90 and 95 per cent mortgages are available to first-time buyers so the market gets moving again.
If the intent is to make a policy decision, I hope he gets moving.