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Engelsk navneord: motivation

1. motivation the psychological feature that arouses an organism to action toward a desired goal; the reason for the action; that which gives purpose and direction to behavior


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe did not understand his motivation.
He acted with the best of motives.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)motive, need


Mindre specifikke termerpsychological feature


Mere specifikke termerethical motive, ethics, impulse, irrational motive, life, mental energy, morality, morals, psychic energy, rational motive, urge

2. motivation (om tilstand) the condition of being motivated


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis motivation was at a high level.


Mindre specifikke termercondition, status

3. motivation (om handling) the act of motivating; providing incentive


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)motivating


Mindre specifikke termeract, deed, human action, human activity









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