toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

motivate
used in Chasing Lincoln's Killer

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
to make someone want to do something
  • Union troops and detectives were swarming the countryside, motivated in part by the enormous reward being offered by the War Department.
    p. 149.6

There are no more uses of "motivate" in Chasing Lincoln's Killer.

Typical Usage  (best examples)