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motivation

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of motivation

  1. something that arouses action or activity <fear of failing should be plenty of motivation to study for the test> Synonyms boost, encouragement, goad, impetus, incentive, incitation, incitement, instigation, momentum, impulse, provocation, spur, stimulant, stimulus, yeastRelated Words inducement, invitation; antecedent, cause, consideration, grounds, motive, occasion, reason; catalyst, catalyzer, fuel, sparkAntonyms counterincentive, disincentive



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