Motivation definitions

mō'tə-vā'shən
The act or an instance of motivating.
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Anything that motivates.
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Desire or enthusiasm to accomplish or achieve something.

A talented athlete who lacks motivation.

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Something that motivates; an inducement, reason, or goal.
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Motivation is defined as the reasons why you are doing something, or the level of desire you have to do something.

If you want to lose weight to get healthier, this is an example of motivation to improve your health.

If you have a very strong desire to do something, this is an example of a time when you have strong motivation.

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Willingness of action especially in behavior.
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The action of motivating.
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(advertising) A research rating that measures how the rational and emotional elements of a commercial affect consumer intention to consider, visit, or buy something.

The motivation scores showed that 65% of people wanted to visit our website to learn more about the offer after watching the commercial.

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Something which motivates.
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An incentive or reason for doing something.
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The act or process of motivating.

The coach's effective motivation of her players.

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The state of being motivated.

Students with a high level of motivation.

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Origin of motivation

motive, from the Latin verb moveō (“(I) move”), + -ation