from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective causing motion or impelling to action; providing a motive{2}.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Effectively providing an incentive.
  • verb Present participle of motivate.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective impelling to action
  • noun the act of motivating; providing incentive


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