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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Machine that converts other forms of energy into mechanical energy and so imparts motion; A nonspecific agent that imparts motion v. - Travel or be transported in a vehicle adj. - Causing or able to cause motion.

Usage examples (38)
  • Getting angry can sometimes be like leaping into a wonderful responsive sports car, gunning the motor, taking off at high speed and then discovering the brakes are out...
  • Happiness is the aim of all men and the motor of all action
  • motor nerves
  • How do you explain what a motor is and make that person understand? for more
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