hidden agenda Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “hidden agenda” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of hidden agenda from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"hidden agenda" in Business English

See all translations

hidden agendanoun [C]

uk   us  
a secret reason for doing something: have a/no hidden agenda Officials there insist they have no hidden agenda.a hidden agenda to do sth There has never been a hidden agenda to try and control their foreign policy.
(Definition of hidden agenda from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hidden agenda”
in Chinese (Simplified) 隐秘的动机,不可告人的理由…
in Chinese (Traditional) 隱秘的動機,不可告人的理由…
What is the pronunciation of hidden agenda?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day


a narrow beam of light, heat, etc. travelling in a straight line from its place of origin

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More