The Palestinian supporters then moved up to the gates of the White House, chanting, "Free, Free Palestine!"
My wife found employment in Westchester when I was jobless and writing a book, so we moved up from Manhattan and stayed.
Rep. Mark Kirk, who served briefly in Iraq, moved up to the Senate this week.
Over the past 20 years, however, basketball has moved up and out, away from the big men in the middle.
And as veteran operatives quit or were forced out, Cohen moved up.
They took the torch with them, and as they moved up the corridor the darkness slunk behind them like an animate thing.
Lydia, for answer, moved up to his table and placed the parcel there before him.
Mrs. Fighting Bull was a jolly woman, that was all, and Billy moved up close to her and smiled up into her face.
The storm abating, they moved up the mountain, talking gaily.
The Johnnies opened fire on them, we moved up to the brow of the next rise of ground and opened fire.
late 13c., from Anglo-French mover, Old French movoir "to move, get moving, set out; set in motion; introduce" (Modern French mouvoir), from Latin movere "move, set in motion; remove; disturb" (past participle motus, frequentative motare), from PIE root *meue- "to push away" (cf. Sanskrit kama-muta "moved by love" and probably mivati "pushes, moves;" Lithuanian mauti "push on;" Greek ameusasthai "to surpass," amyno "push away").
Intransitive sense developed in Old French and came thence to English, though it now is rare in French. Meaning "to affect with emotion" is from c.1300; that of "to prompt or impel toward some action" is from late 14c. Sense of "to change one's place of residence" is from 1707. Meaning "to propose (something) in an assembly, etc.," is first attested mid-15c. Related: Moved; moving.
mid-15c., "proposal," from move (v.). From 1650s in the gaming sense. Meaning "act of moving" is from 1827. Phrase on the move "in the process of going from one place to another" is from 1796; get a move on "hurry up" is Americal English colloquial from 1888 (also, and perhaps originally, get a move on you).