Synonyms For Writers – Move

It’s not always handy to look up a thesaurus or dictionary for another word to use in place of one you have run to death, or even just used twice in one sentence. Here is an infographic of synonyms for the word “move” that you may find useful when writing.


The word “move” can have a number of meanings, including that of making progress on something or getting somewhere. Of course, it can also mean to change your residence or place of work or change the position of something. All these meanings are covered in the infographic above. Of course, there are some other meanings too. The word, “move” can be used as a command, meaning “hurry up” and can also be used to cover emotions and feelings, for instance a person can be “moved” by a sad story.