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  • as inboner
  • as inmistake
  • as intrip

synonyms for false move

  • blooper
  • blunder
  • boo-boo
  • bungle
  • error
  • flub
  • gaffe
  • miscalculation
  • miscue
  • misstep
  • muddle
  • muff
  • oversight
  • snafu
  • whoops
  • bonehead play
  • faux pas
  • flummox
  • foul-up
  • goof-up
  • screwup
  • slipup

antonyms for false move

MOST RELEVANT
  • accuracy
  • correction
  • success
  • accuracy
  • correction
  • correctness
  • perfection
  • remembrance
  • soundness
  • success
  • certainty
  • fact
  • reality
  • respect
  • truth
  • calculation
  • proof
  • understanding
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    How to use false move in a sentence

    Yet when I stop gazing the next impulse is to move on; for if I have time to rest anywhere, why not at home?
    GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
    Why, the skule committy are goin' to hold a meetin' up here to say whether they'll move the skule house or the cats.
    THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
    But the sheer quantity of the inflated currency and false money forces prices higher still.
    THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
    Aunt Ri was looking forward to the rest with great anticipation; she was heartily tired of being on the move.
    RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
    Wait patiently until your side move over from the Opposition to the Government benches.
    PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 3, 1894VARIOUS
    He was a good judge of men, that eagle-faced major; he knew that the slightest move with hostile intent would mean a smoking gun.
    RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
    So, small as his force was, only one hundred and eighty, he determined to move out and attack Porter without delay.
    THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
    The climax was reached when a most offensive policeman in a dictatorial manner ordered me to 'Move on.'
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    The rest is done by cutting away two upper and four under-teeth, and substituting false ones at the desired angle.
    CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
    These redcoats move along social lines that don't look like much to a cowman; but once in the Force you must abide by them.
    RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO FALSE MOVE

    • blooper
    • blunder
    • bonehead play
    • boo-boo
    • bungle
    • error
    • false move
    • faux pas
    • flub
    • flummox
    • foul-up
    • gaffe
    • goof-up
    • miscalculation
    • miscue
    • misstep
    • muddle
    • muff
    • oversight
    • screwup
    • slipup
    • snafu
    • whoops
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.