to provide with a motive or
motives, incite, impel.
To top it off, the economic
resentments that motivate many
voters are relatively absent
among Asian-American voters.

His subsequent inability to get
equal time with his children
fueled a passion that continues to
motivate him years later
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the word motive is used by people who have to go to a party every weekend and they advertise it by putting the word motive on there snapchat srories
someone give me a motive to go out and destroy my lungs and liver
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The activity that the members of your social group will be participating in on a particular occasion. It may be stated, when asked, 'what's the motive?', the location where the motive will be taken place. Multiple activities are often stated when asked' 'what's the motive?'.
Brad: What's the motive?
Joe: Nando's then cinema?
Brad: Coolio
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That thing in the back of your mind that drives you, no matter what seems to be stacked against you.
The corss country runner, Molly, had lots of motivation
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