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motive
used in Hunger Games Book #3 (Mockingjay)

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What is her motive?
Definition
a reason for doing something
  • Wondering why he even bothered to dissect its motives.
    Chapter 7 (90% in)

There are no more uses of "motive" flagged with this meaning in Hunger Games Book #3 (Mockingjay).

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  • It follows that any deviance from her mission, in either motive or deed, will be viewed as a break in this agreement.
    Chapter 4 (98% in)
  • But a man named Dalton, a District 10 refugee who'd made it to 13 on foot a few years ago, leaked the real motive to me.
    Chapter 1 (41% in)

There are no more uses of "motive" in Hunger Games Book #3 (Mockingjay).

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