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motive
British English: /ˈməʊtɪv/
American English: /ˈmoʊdɪv/

Translation of motive in German:

noun

  • 1
    Motiv, das
    the motive for the crime
    das Tatmotiv
    do something from motives of kindness
    etwas aus Freundlichkeit tun

adjective

  • (moving to action)
    treibend (Geist, Kraft)
    (productive of motion)
    Antriebs-

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