Noun: march maa(r)ch
- A region in central Italy
Verb: march maa(r)ch
- The act of marching; walking with regular steps (especially in a procession of some kind)
"it was a long march";
- A steady advance
"the march of science"; "the march of time"
- A procession of people walking together
"the march went up Fifth Avenue"
- District consisting of the area on either side of a border or boundary of a country or an area
"the Welsh marches between England and Wales";
- borderland, border district, marchland
- Genre of music written for marching
"Sousa wrote the best marches";
- marching music
- Walk in a procession; walk in a disciplined military manner
"They marched into the dining room";
- Force to walk somewhere in procession
"The Japanese marched their prisoners through Manchuria"
- Walk fast, with regular or measured steps; walk with a stride
"He marched into the classroom and announced the exam"; "The soldiers marched across the border"
- March in protest; take part in a demonstration
"Thousands marched against globalization during the meeting of the most powerful economic nations in Seattle";
- Walk ostentatiously
"She marches her new husband around town";
- parade, exhibit
- Cause to march or go at a marching pace
"They marched the mules into the desert"
- Lie adjacent to another or share a boundary
"England marches with Scotland";
- border, adjoin, edge, abut, butt, butt against, butt on
See also: march on, marched upon
Type of: adjoin, advance, advancement, contact, dissent, district, dominion, forward motion, genre, Italian region, meet, music genre, musical genre, musical style, onward motion, procession, progress, progression, protest, resist, territorial dominion, territory, touch, walk, walking
Part of: Italia, Italian Republic, Italy
Encyclopedia: Marches, DrÃ´me March, Fredric