schijnbeweging etymology

Dutch word schijnbeweging comes from Dutch beweging, Dutch schijn

Detailed word origin of schijnbeweging

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
beweging Dutch (nld) Movement, group, organisation (people with a common ideology or goal). Movement, motion (act of physically moving). Physical activity, exercise.
schijn Dutch (nld) (chiefly, the diminutive) A small quantity/sum, a bit, pittance. A cast (visual appearance). A shine, glimmering. An appearance, semblance, especially when misleading.
schijnbeweging Dutch (nld) A movement made to confuse the opponent; a feint.