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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Give an incentive for action.

Usage examples (33)
  • Will FEU's second place win motivate them to work harder to win it next year?
  • According to Webster's, to motivate is to "provide with an incentive, move to action, impel".
  • I could be wrong, but it seems to make more sense to me that coins motivate more reliably than complaints.
  • "The importance of motivation is that it gets you to self motivate, which is the behavior that matters in weight loss," Webber explained. for more
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