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mobile

[ moh-buh l, -beel or, esp. British, -bahyl ]SEE DEFINITION OF mobile

Synonyms for mobile

  • ambulatory
  • fluid
  • free
  • itinerant
  • liquid
  • locomotive
  • migrant
  • motile
  • peripatetic
  • portable
  • roving
  • wandering
  • adaptable
  • changeable
  • loose
  • migratory
  • motorized
  • moving
  • mutable
  • nomadic
  • roaming
  • unsettled
  • unstable
  • unstationary
  • unsteadfast
  • unsteady
  • versatile
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Antonyms for mobile

  • settled
  • solid
  • fixed
  • immobile
  • stable
  • stationary
  • unmovable
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MOBILE

Mobile was a city that was generally quite disdained by impresarii.

The money was handed over to the engine-driver, who sent it off to Mobile.

He had thin, mobile lips, which expressed friendship and curiosity at this moment.

You can't call out an officer; you'll be sent to the water-batteries at Mobile.

On the coast to the west of Mobile, we find islands not worth mentioning.

Though the settlement of Mobile be the oldest, yet it is far from being the most considerable.

The Settlement at Mobile was the first seat of the colony in this province.

The other's mobile face twisted itself in a grimace of incredulity.

It is your genial fellow, with mobile features, that suffers so terribly from age.

The government resolved to repossess New Orleans and Mobile.

WORD ORIGIN

late 15c., from Middle French mobile (14c.), from Latin mobilis "movable, easy to move; loose, not firm," figuratively, "pliable, flexible, susceptible, nimble, quick; changeable, inconstant, fickle," contraction of *movibilis, from movere "to move" (see move (v.)). Sociology sense from 1927. Mobile home first recorded 1940.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR MOBILE

active

adjectivehaving movement

flying

adjectivein the air, winged
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