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ulterior
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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Definition
hidden — usually of a motive or purpose for doing something
  • They are out, tumultuously, off for a minute's race, all bravely legging it, Burke's of Denzille and Holles their ulterior goal.
    Episode 14 — Oxen Of The Sun (87% in)
  • But it wouldn't occasion me the least surprise to learn that a pinch of tobacco or some narcotic was put in your drink for some ulterior object.
    Episode 16 — Eumaeus (15% in)

There are no more uses of "ulterior" in Ulysses by James Joyce.

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