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motivation
used in Killing Kennedy

3 uses
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Definition
the reason for doing something; or the level of desire to do something
  • The Mississippi grand jury's decision not to press charges against Walker was Oswald's motivation for purchasing a rifle.
    p. 158.7
  • The Soviet ruler rambles on, questioning Kennedy's motivations.
    p. 127.9
  • Giancana's motivation was revenge for Bobby Kennedy's ongoing Justice Department investigations into organized criminal activity.
    p. 147.0

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