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1. motor

noun. ['ˈmoʊtɝ'] machine that converts other forms of energy into mechanical energy and so imparts motion.

Synonyms

  • stepper
  • electric motor
  • machine
  • stepping motor

Antonyms

  • ascend
  • go
  • rise
  • precede

Etymology

  • moto (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Motor

  • promoter
  • schroeter
  • floater
  • drotar
  • voter
  • soter
  • rotor
  • notre
  • koetter

Example sentences of the word motor


1. Noun, singular or mass
Twist and lift the work bowl off the motor base.

Quotes containing the word motor


1. Every form of happiness if one, every desire is driven by the same motor--by our love for a single value, for the highest potentiality of our own existence--and every achievement is an expression of it.
- Ayn Rand

2. motor-assisted

adjective. relying on an engine for propulsion in addition to muscle power.

Synonyms

  • assisted

Antonyms

  • unbacked
  • single-handed

3. motor

adjective. ['ˈmoʊtɝ'] conveying information to the muscles from the CNS.

Synonyms

  • centrifugal
  • motorial

Antonyms

  • recede
  • ride
  • follow

Etymology

  • moto (Latin)

4. motor

verb. ['ˈmoʊtɝ'] travel or be transported in a vehicle.

Synonyms

  • drive
  • ride
  • go
  • locomote
  • travel
  • take

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • converge
  • enter
  • hop out

Etymology

  • moto (Latin)

5. motor

noun. ['ˈmoʊtɝ'] a nonspecific agent that imparts motion.

Antonyms

  • rush

Etymology

  • moto (Latin)

6. motor

adjective. ['ˈmoʊtɝ'] causing or able to cause motion.

Synonyms

  • motive

Antonyms

  • descend
  • linger

Etymology

  • moto (Latin)
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