Definition of "mobile" []

  • Capable of moving or of being moved readily from place to place: a mobile organism; a mobile missile system. (adjective)
  • Capable of moving or changing quickly from one state or condition to another: a mobile, expressive face. (adjective)
  • Fluid; unstable: a mobile situation following the coup. (adjective)
  • Marked by the easy intermixing of different social groups: a mobile community. (adjective)
  • Moving relatively easily from one social class or level to another: an upwardly mobile generation. (adjective)
  • Having freedom of movement; movable (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Changing quickly in expression (adjective)
  • (of individuals or social groups) moving within and between classes, occupations, and localities (adjective)
  • (of military forces) able to move freely and quickly to any given area (adjective)
  • Having transport available (adjective)
  • A sculpture suspended in midair with delicately balanced parts that are set in motion by air currents (noun)
  • (as modifier) (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "mobile" in a sentence
  • "AmplifyMindware Hi mobile lovers, want to learn #mobile multimedia programming "
  • "Making money in mobile is extremely nascent leaving opportunity for new technologies, new strategies, and new business models."
  • "That being said … the term mobile broadband often times refers to the cellular-phone-provider type of broadband Internet connection (s)."