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‘Move’ as a verb

Below are some examples of sentences from classic literature using the word ‘Move’ as a verb.

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Again the poor man groaned; he looked as if he dared not move.

From ‘Jane Eyre’, by Charlotte Brontë.

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I rose to my feet, stared at him for some seconds in utter amazement.

From ‘The Return of Sherlock Holmes’, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

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