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Synonyms for motor
ˈmoʊ tər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. motor(noun)

    machine that converts other forms of energy into mechanical energy and so imparts motion

    Antonyms:
    noncausative, afferent, noncausal

  2. motor(adj)

    a nonspecific agent that imparts motion

    "happiness is the aim of all men and the motor of all action"

    Antonyms:
    noncausal, noncausative, afferent

  3. centrifugal, motor(a)(adj)

    conveying information to the muscles from the CNS

    "motor nerves"

    Antonyms:
    afferent, noncausative, noncausal

  4. motive(a), motor(verb)

    causing or able to cause motion

    "a motive force"; "motive power"; "motor energy"

    Antonyms:
    afferent, noncausal, noncausative

  5. drive, motor(verb)

    travel or be transported in a vehicle

    "We drove to the university every morning"; "They motored to London for the theater"

    Synonyms:
    push back, push, aim, force, tug, repel, drive, labour, repulse, get, ride, take, ram, beat back, force back, labor

    Antonyms:
    noncausative, afferent, noncausal

Wiktionary

  1. motor(noun)

    Synonyms:
    engine

  2. motor(noun)

    describing neurons that create the ability to move

    Synonyms:
    engine

  3. motor(noun)

    A motor car, or automobile.

    Synonyms:
    engine

  4. motor(noun)

    a small internal combustion engine, especially a powerful one for the size (as in motorboat, motor car).

    Synonyms:
    engine

  5. motor(noun)

    An electric motor.

    Synonyms:
    engine

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How to use motor in a sentence?

  1. Steven Zeiler:

    Our study adds new strong and convincing evidence that there is a sensitive period following stroke where it’s easiest to relearn motor movements— a topic that is still debated among stroke researchers.

  2. Robert Melillo:

    If you get a child who has really strong left brain and delayed right brain, those are kids that may be labeled with attentional problems or behavioral problems or social issues, the easiest way to get their brain to become coordinated is by making their body coordinated, so a large part of what we're doing is this sensory motor interaction, building their muscle tone, building their strength, building their body spatial awareness.

  3. German Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel:

    In the USA three types of motor were checked, of which two were manipulated by Volkswagen but for a third motor there were no concerns at all about it not keeping to the emissions values.

  4. Nickey Janse van Rensburg:

    For us, Ilanga is a technology platform to develop students and technology and promote energy innovation, similar to what F1 racing does for the motor industry.

  5. Nathaniel Watson:

    Motor vehicle accidents are the most common cause of death for adolescents, they’re still learning about driving, and so performance decrements are particularly problematic.


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