move,vb. 1. To make an application (to a court) for a ruling, order, or some other judicial action <the appellant moved the court for a new trial>. [Cases: Federal Civil Procedure 921; Motions 1. C.J.S. Motions and Orders §§ 1–3, 7, 9.] 2. To make a motion <the senator moved that a vote be taken>. See MOTION(2). [Cases: Parliamentary Law 5. C.J.S. Parliamentary Law §§ 4–7.]

[Blacks Law 8th]