Definitions English

  • To proceed directly and purposefully: marched in and demanded to see the manager.
  • To progress steadily onward; advance: Time marches on.
  • To be arranged in an orderly fashion that suggests steady rhythmical progression.
  • To participate in an organized walk, as for a public cause.
  • To cause to move or otherwise progress in a steady rhythmical manner: march soldiers into battle; marched us off to the dentist.
  • To traverse by progressing steadily and rhythmically: They marched the route in a day.
  • The act of marching, especially:
  • The steady forward movement of a body of troops.
  • A long tiring journey on foot.
  • Steady forward movement or progression: the march of time.
  • A regulated pace: quick march; slow march.
  • The distance covered within a certain period of time by moving or progressing steadily and rhythmically: a week's march away.
  • Music A composition in regularly accented, usually duple meter that is appropriate to accompany marching.
  • An organized walk or procession by a group of people for a specific cause or issue.
  • on the march Advancing steadily; progressing: Technology is on the march.
  • steal a march on To get ahead of, especially by quiet enterprise.
  • The border or boundary of a country or an area of land; a frontier.
  • A tract of land bordering on two countries and claimed by both.
  • To have a common boundary: England marches with Scotland.