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Word: ulterior

Definition: intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive


Sentences Containing 'ulterior'

But if done for display, they betray at once a man who keeps an eye on outward show; who has an ulterior purpose, and is looking for spectators to shout, "Oh what a great man!"
(of his ulterior views in reference to the latter I say nothing) entirely to himself.

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