Synonyms of make a move in English:

make a move

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1‘each army was waiting for the other side to make a move’

do something, take action, act, take measures, take the initiative
informal get moving

2‘it's getting late—I think I'd better be making a move’

leave, take one's leave, take oneself off, be on one's way, get going, depart, be off, set off, take one's farewells
informal push off, skedaddle, scram, shove off, split