1. [ adjective ] (of groups of people) tending to travel and change settlements frequently
Synonyms: wandering peregrine roving nomadic

"a restless mobile society" "the nomadic habits of the Bedouins" "believed the profession of a peregrine typist would have a happy future" "wandering tribes"

Related terms: unsettled
2. [ noun ] (government,geography) a port in southwestern Alabama on Mobile Bay
Related terms: city port Alabama
3. [ adjective ] affording change (especially in social status)
Synonyms: fluid

"Britain is not a truly fluid society" "upwardly mobile"

Related terms: changeable
4. [ adjective ] capable of changing quickly from one state or condition to another

"a highly mobile face"

Related terms: changeable
5. [ adjective ] moving or capable of moving readily (especially from place to place)

"a mobile missile system" "the tongue is...the most mobile articulator"

Related terms: immobile airborne transplantable perambulating flying raisable waterborne movable rangy maneuverable ambulant rotatable seaborne mechanized versatile mechanised motile floating moving
6. [ adjective ] having transportation available
Related terms: moving
7. [ noun ] (geography) a river in southwestern Alabama; flows into Mobile Bay
Synonyms: Mobile_River
Related terms: river Alabama
8. [ noun ] (fine art) sculpture suspended in midair whose delicately balanced parts can be set in motion by air currents
Related terms: stabile sculpture
Similar spelling:   Mobley