Learner's definition of MOVING
1 : changing place or position 2 [more moving; most moving] : having a strong emotional effect : causing feelings of sadness or sympathy
a moving story of a faithful dog
The tribute was very moving. [=touching]
He gave a moving speech at the memorial service.
3 always used before a noun : relating to the activity or process of moving to a different place to live or work
: someone or something that causes something to happen