Synonyms and Antonyms of motivated
having a strong desire for personal advancement
- He was lauded by faculty as an exceptionally hardworking, curious, and motivated student.
- The company was looking for motivated self-starters to fill the sales position.
determined, diligent, driving, dynamic, enterprising, gung ho, hungry, hustling, industrious, venturesome, venturous
animated, lively, spirited
ardent, avid, eager, energetic, impassioned, keen, raring, vigorous
aggressive, assertive, high-flying, opportunistic, overambitious, pretentious, pushy, self-assertive
competing, competitive, rival, rivalrous
ambitious, aspiring, go-getting, hard-driving, pushing, self-seeking
apathetic, disinterested, indifferent, uneager, unenthusiastic, unexcited, uninterested
casual, easygoing, lackadaisical, lazyish
halfhearted, lukewarm, tepid
lazy, lethargic, listless, shiftless, sluggish, spiritless