Definition of 'motive'
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More than one had a motive for murder.The Sun (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
It is hard not to see a straightforwardly political motive for this exemption.Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2012) The House of Mirth (1905)
He cannot afford to draw the unwanted attention of gossip columnists unless he has some ulterior motive for doing so.Behind Closed Doors - advice for families with violence in the home (1988)
It expects very little from fellow human beings and always sees the actions and motives of others through a prism of mistrust.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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