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  Words related to motor

Related / Similar Words: drive, motive(a)

 

Definition:
  • machine that converts other forms of energy into mechanical energy and so imparts motion;
  • a nonspecific agent that imparts motion; "happiness is the aim of all men and the motor of all action";
  • travel or be transported in a vehicle; "We drove to the university every morning"; "They motored to London for the theater";
  • causing or able to cause motion; "a motive force"; "motive power"; "motor energy";

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    Hyponyms: electric motor, engine, stepper, stepping motor

     

    Grouped Verbs: drive, take

     

    Entailments: ride

     

    Derivational Morphology: motorize, mechanize, mechanise, motorise, drive, motorist, automobilist, motoring, driveway, private road, parkway, ride

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: motor   Chinese: 马达  
    Croatian: motor   Dutch: motor  
    Finnish: moottori   French: moteur  
    German: Motor   Greek: μηχανή  
    Italian: motore   Japanese: モーター  
    Korean: 모터   Maltese: mutur  
    Portuguese: motor   Russian: мотор  
    Spanish: motor  
     
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