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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
References in periodicals archive ?
Advocates of people who have disabilities contend the larger issue is their right to move freely in their daily lives through cities.
A friend said: "Sadly, the marriage disintegrated and Steve decided it was right to move out.
The free-scoring midfielder: "I spoke to George Burley about joining Ipswich but I didn't feel the moment was right to move.
The Lord Chief Justice, Lord Woolf, agreed a judgment at the Court of Appeal that the club did have the legal right to move the fans "however sympathetic one may feel" towards them.
Scottish players are set to fight for their right to move under freedom of contract at the age of 21.
The time is right to move forward with a creative ownership structure that is good for PGE, its customers, employees, and keeps an Oregon company in the State of Oregon," said Thorne.
These included the right to move caravans, cancelling contracts for minor breaches, withholding site licence fees paid in advance and restricting owners' right to sell caravans.
Cora began the rally off reliever Brandon Villafuerte with a two-out walk and Dave Hansen singled to right to move Cora to third.
For me, the time is right to move on, to spend more time with my family and to focus on new opportunities.
He said: "I've enjoyed working at the SPL for the last four years but the time is right to move on.
However, Calzaghe feels the time could now be right to move up 7lb.
it is right to move Chuck Champion into the chief executive position.