What is the meaning of motor

motored; motoring; motors

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mo·​tor|\ ˈmō-tər\

2: any of various power units that develop energy or impart motion: such as

a: a small compact engine

b: internal combustion engineespecially: a gasoline engine

c: a rotating machine that transforms electrical energy into mechanical energy

1a: causing or imparting motion

b: of, relating to, or being a motor neuron or a nerve containing motor neurons motor fiber

c: of, relating to, concerned with, or involving muscular movement motor areas of the brain

2a: equipped with or driven by a motor

b: of, relating to, or involving an automobile

c: designed for motor vehicles or motorists

intransitive verb

1: to travel by automobile : drive

2: to move or proceed at a vigorous steady pace motored down the field for a touchdown