Hindi translation of motivate
motivatePowered by COBUILD /ˈməʊtɪveɪt ˈमअउटिव़ेइट्/
Word forms: motivates, motivating, motivated
Definitions and Translations
1. transitive verb
If you are motivated by something, especially an emotion, it causes you to behave in a particular way.
⇒ The crime was not politically motivated. ⇒ What motivates people to steal?
⇒ motivated by something ⇒ motivated by fear/money/greed/friendship/ideals ⇒ economically/politically/commercially motivated
2. transitive verb
If someone motivates you to do something, they make you feel determined to do it.
⇒ This teacher motivates her students to do their best.
⇒ motivate employees/learners/pupils
Derived formsmotivated adjective
⇒ ...highly motivated employees.
⇒ a lack of motivation ⇒ personal/political motivation ⇒ lack/provide motivation ⇒ staff/employee motivation
SIMILAR WORDSinspiration, determination
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Example Sentences Including 'motivate'
Not that he needed either part of the reason to motivate him.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
And the prospect seemed to motivate him for those few yards.GALILEE (2001)
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Translation of motivate from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary