- that can be moved from one place or position to another; not fixed
- Law designating or of personal property as distinguished from real property
- changing in date from one year to the next: Thanksgiving is a movable holiday
- something movable
- Law a piece of property that is movable, as furniture; personal property: usually used in pl.
Also sp. move′able
- Possible to move: a movable stove; a movable rock.
- Varying in date from year to year: a movable holiday.
- Law Of or relating to personal property (that is, property that can be moved).
- Something, especially a piece of furniture, that can be moved.
- movables Law Personal property.
- mov′a·bil′i·ty, mov′a·ble·ness
(comparative more movable, superlative most movable)
- Capable of being moved, lifted, carried, drawn, turned, or conveyed, or in any way made to change place or posture; susceptible of motion; not fixed or stationary; as, a movable steam engine.
- Changing from one time to another; as, movable feasts, i.e. church festivals, whose date varies from year to year.
move +"Ž -able