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Synonyms for motivationˌmoʊ təˈveɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. motivation, motive, need(noun)

    the psychological feature that arouses an organism to action toward a desired goal; the reason for the action; that which gives purpose and direction to behavior

    "we did not understand his motivation"; "he acted with the best of motives"

    Synonyms:
    indigence, need, motivating, demand, pauperization, want, motive, motivation, pauperism, motif, penury

  2. motivation(noun)

    the condition of being motivated

    "his motivation was at a high level"

    Synonyms:
    motive, need, motivating

  3. motivation, motivating(noun)

    the act of motivating; providing incentive

    Synonyms:
    motivation, motive, need, motivating


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