Synonyms of motivation in English:

motivation


See definition of motivation

noun

1‘the motivation for taking part in the training was often financial’

SYNONYMS

motive, motivating force, incentive, stimulus, stimulation, inspiration, impulse, inducement, incitement, spur, goad, provocation

reason, rationale, ground, grounds

2‘keep staff up to date to maintain their interest and motivation’

SYNONYMS

enthusiasm, drive, ambition, initiative, determination, enterprise, sense of purpose

informal get-up-and-go