Meaning of “hidden agenda” in the English Dictionary

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

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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)