Portuguese translation of 'motion'
3 (at meeting)
4 (Britain : of bowels)
transitive verb, intransitive verb
to motion (to) sb to do sth
fazer sinal a alguém para que faça algo
to be in motion (vehicle)
estar em movimento
to set in motion
pôr em movimento
to go through the motions of doing sth (figurative)
fazer algo automaticamente or sem convicção
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Example Sentences Including 'motion'
By noon the vast body of water in motion would grind to a halt then slowly turn back on itself.AMAGANSETT (2004)
The croupier terminated the betting, span the wheel and set the ball in motion.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
But she saw the Clayr bow, and Sabriel and Touchstone motion for them to rise.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
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Translation of motion from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary