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1 motive /ˈmoʊtɪv/ noun
plural motives
1 motive
/ˈmoʊtɪv/
noun
plural motives
Learner's definition of MOTIVE
[count]
: a reason for doing something
often + for

— motiveless

/ˈmoʊtɪvləs/ adjective
2 motive /ˈmoʊtɪv/ adjective
2 motive
/ˈmoʊtɪv/
adjective
Learner's definition of MOTIVE
always used before a noun technical
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