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movable

noun agilis, chattels personal, effects, goods, personal effects, personal property, possessions, transportables, transportable property
Associated concepts: movable goods, movable maahinery
Foreign phrases: Mobilia non habent situm.Movables have no situs or local habitation.
See also: ambulatory, amenable, disposable, open, pliant, possession, property, protean, receptive, responsive, suasible, susceptible
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Nor were there wanting other indications of the good gentleman's having gone down in the world of late: for a great scarcity of furniture, and total absence of comfort, together with the disappearance of all such small moveables as spare clothes and linen, bespoke a state of extreme poverty; while the meagre and attenuated condition of Mr.
The scanty moveables partook of it; save for the cleanliness of the place, the dust--into which they were all resolving would have lain thick on the floors; and those, both in colour and in grain, were worn like old faces that had kept much alone.
the negotiation was concluded very pleasantly, and Mr Swiveller was in the act of stating in flowery terms that he had no insurmountable objection to marrying anybody plentifully endowed with money or moveables, who could be induced to take him, when he was interrupted in his observations by a knock at the door, and the consequent necessity of crying 'Come in.