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mo·ti·vate

 (mō′tə-vāt′)
tr.v. mo·ti·vat·ed, mo·ti·vat·ing, mo·ti·vates
1. To provide with an incentive or a reason for doing something; impel: What motivated you to get a new job? Their criticism is motivated by jealousy.
2. To cause to be enthusiastic: The coach motivated his players with an inspiring pep talk.

mo′ti·va′tor n.

motivated

(ˈməʊtɪveɪtɪd)
adj
inspired by a desire to achieve somethingoccuring for the reason specified
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.motivated - provided with a motive or given incentive for action; "a highly motivated child can learn almost anything"; "a group of politically motivated men"
intended - resulting from one's intentions; "your intended trip abroad"; "an intended insult"
unmotivated - without motivation
Translations
motivovaný
motiveret
motivoitunut
motiviran
動機づけられた
동기를 부여 받은
motiverad
ซึ่งมีแรงบันดาลใจ
có động cơ

motivated

[ˈməʊtɪveɪtɪd] adj
[person] → motivé(e)
He is highly motivated → Il est très motivé.
to be motivated by sth (= inspired) [action] → être motivé(e) par qch
My trip was motivated by a desire to leave home → Mon voyage a été motivé par le désir de partir de chez mes parents.; [person] → être motivé(e) par qch
They are motivated by a need to achieve → Ils sont motivés par le besoin de réussir., C'est le besoin de réussir qui les motive. racially motivated, politically motivated

motivated

adjmotiviert; highly motivatedhoch motiviert; to keep somebody motivatedjds Motivation erhalten; he’s just not motivated enoughes fehlt ihm einfach die nötige Motivation

motivated

[ˈməʊtɪˌveɪtɪd] adjmotivato/a

motivated

محفز motivovaný motiveret motiviert παρακινημένος motivado motivoitunut motivé motiviran motivato 動機づけられた 동기를 부여 받은 gemotiveerd motivert zmotywowany motivado мотивированный motiverad ซึ่งมีแรงบันดาลใจ motive olmuş có động cơ 有动机的
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