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move around

1. To move in a continuous, aimless manner. I know you're still feeling woozy, but try moving around a little bit. Would you quit moving around in bed like that? I'm trying to sleep!
2. To cause or compel someone or something to move from one place or point to another. In this usage, a noun or pronoun is used before or after "around." I rolled my ankle funny, Doc, and now it hurts to move it around. I wish you wouldn't move around the furniture like that—I have it decorated in a particular way! The teacher moves us around each month so that we sit next to different students throughout the year.
See also: around, move

move someone or something around

to move someone or something from place to place. I wish that the army would stop moving me around. I have moved ten times in eight years. Let's move the furniture around and see how this room looks.
See also: around, move

move around and move about

to move here and there a bit; to stir; to walk around a bit. Stay where you are. Don't move around at all! I wish you would stop moving about.
See also: and, around, move
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Jon explained: "My mum would move us around loads when we were kids.
Like many people I meet preboarding aeroplanes or waiting in what I think of as the disability holding pens, where we wait for assistants to move us around, he did not consider himself to be a person with a disability in his everyday life.
"They will attempt to move us around, get us to assess threats, and if we get that wrong they'll pick us off.
But cars are more than symbols; they move us around in ways that are suited to our cultural preferences.
"The lads move us around to give us a sense of what it'd be like in a match - at full-back, spare man, whatever.
I remember back in Saudi Arabia when relying completely on drivers or any male member of the family to move us around was the norm.
While Scotty may not be able to move us around with a transporter beam, transportation by planes, trains, and automobiles will be faster and safer.
His story in Palestine starts in 2003, when they carried out different circus shows in the Gaza Strip and the West Bank, he recalls "we witnessed bombing, shelling and tanks after us, even the driver of the ambulance that used to move us around after curfew hour, had his arm broken by Israeli soldiers." All this and more only made him hold on stronger to his dream, of holding "The first circus of its kind in Palestine." ''Rebellious clowns' is what they call themselves.
"He has made that position and shirt his own and he will have it until he retires after the World Cup "But you never know whether the coaches will mix it up and move us around.
Hopefully he will fill that role and move us around the park."
I am sure many of us would love to see some innovative form of transport link to move us around the city core, whether that be a tram or something nobody has thought of yet!
They will definitely try to get the ball to those areas and try to move us around."
We know shoulders are not designed to move us around as the hips and legs are, and contain many more places for tissue damage.
"We witnessed bombing, shelling and tanks coming afterus,' he said.'Even the driver of the ambulance that used to move us around after curfew hour had his arm broken by Israeli soldiers." All this and more only made him hold on stronger to his dream of holding "the first international circus of its kind in Palestine." ''Rebellious clowns' is what the Festiclown peoplecall themselves.