Words Relating to Space
1°. Motion in General
Motion (Substantives), movement, transit, transition, move, going, etc., passage, course, stir.
Science of motion: Kinematics.
Mobility, restlessness, unrest, movability, movableness, inquietude, flux.
(Verbs). To be moving, etc., to move, go, stir, hie, gang, budge, pass, flit, shift, glide, roll, roll on, flow 347, 348, sweep along, wander 279, change or shift one's place or quarters, dodge, keep going.
(Adjectives). Moving, in motion, on the move, going, transitional; kinematic.
(Adverbs). In transitu, under way, on the road.
Quiet, tranquillity, calm, calmness, sedentariness, quietum, peace; steadiness, balance, equilibrium.
Pause, suspension, suspense, lull, stop, stoppage, interruption, stopping, stand, standstill, standing still, lying to, repose 687, respite; goose-step.
Lock, deadlock, dead stop, embargo.
(Verbs). To be quiescent, etc., to remain, stand, stand still, lie to, pull up, hold, halt, stop, anchor, stop short, stop dead, heave to, rest, pause, repose, keep quiet, take breath, stagnate, settle; to mark time.
(Phrases). Not to stir a peg or step; to go to bed; to come to a standstill; to come to a deadlock.
To stop, suspend, arrest, lay to, hold one's hand, interrupt, intermit, discontinue 142, put a stop to, quell, becalm.
(Phrases). To bring to a standstill; to lay an embargo on.
(Adjectives). Quiescent, still, motionless, moveless, at rest, stationary, untravelled, at a stand, stock- still, standing still, sedentary, undisturbed, unruffled, fast, stuck fast, fixed, transfixed, rooted, moored, aground, at anchor, tethered, becalmed, stagnant, quiet, calm, breathless, peaceful, unmoved, unstirred, immovable, immobile, restful, cataleptic, irremovable, stable, steady, steadfast.
(Phrases). Still as a statue; still as a post; quiet or still as a mouse.
(Adverbs). At a stand, at a standstill, etc., tout court; at anchor.
(Interjections). Soho! stop! stay! avast! halt! hold hard! hold on! whoa!
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