Übersetzung von “motive” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

motive

noun countablemotive /ˈmoʊtɪv/
a reason for doing sth
mobile masculine

The motive for the crime remains a mystery.
Le mobile de ce crime demeure un mystère.

(Übersetzung von “motive” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

motive

noun /ˈməutiv/

something that makes a person choose to act in a particular way; a reason

motif
What was his motive for murdering the old lady?
motivate /-veit/ verb

to cause to act in a particular way

pousser
He was motivated by jealousy.
motivation noun

motivation

(Übersetzung von “motive” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)