What does motivate mean?

Definitions for motivate
ˈmoʊ təˌveɪtmo·ti·vate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. motivate, actuate, propel, move, prompt, incite(verb)

    give an incentive for action

    "This moved me to sacrifice my career"

Wiktionary

  1. motivate(Verb)

    To provide someone with an incentive to do something; to encourage.

  2. motivate(Verb)

    To animate; to propel; to cause to take action

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'motivate' in Verbs Frequency: #996

How to pronounce motivate?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say motivate in sign language?

  1. motivate

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of motivate in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of motivate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of motivate in a Sentence

  1. Holly Hall:

    Research has found that it does tend to motivate people.

  2. Tom Zegan:

    You don't have to motivate passion, unless you're married.

  3. Jesse Hunt:

    It's similar to what Dave Jacobson would use to motivate base voters.

  4. Siddharth Astir:

    Superstitions are born from success stories, allow them to motivate...

  5. Patricia Greene:

    That actually does motivate people, people like to feel good about where they work.

Images & Illustrations of motivate

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