listen to the pronunciation of ulterior
İngilizce - İngilizce
beyond what is obvious or evident
happening later; subsequent
being intentionally concealed so as to deceive
not so pertinent as something else to the matter spoken of
{a} farther, lying beyond, further
If you say that someone has an ulterior motive for doing something, you believe that they have a hidden reason for doing it. Sheila had an ulterior motive for trying to help Stan. ulterior motive/purpose etc a reason for doing something that you deliberately hide in order to get an advantage for yourself (from ulter , from uls )
Situated beyond, or on the farther side; thither; - - correlative with hither
beyond or outside an area of immediate interest; remote; "a suggestion ulterior to the present discussion"; "without any purpose, immediate or ulterior"- G B Shaw
Ulterior side or part
any purpose, immediate or ulterior"- G
{s} hidden, concealed (esp. for deceptive purposes); remote, situated outside of a particular location or realm; subsequent, occurring later
beyond or outside an area of immediate interest; remote; "a suggestion ulterior to the present discussion"; "without
lying beyond what is openly revealed or avowed (especially being kept in the background or deliberately concealed); "subterranean motives for murder"; "looked too closely for an ulterior purpose in all knowledge"- Bertrand Russell
Further; remoter; more distant; succeeding; as, ulterior demands or propositions; ulterior views; what ulterior measures will be adopted is uncertain
coming at a subsequent time or stage; "the future president entered college at the age of 16"; "awaiting future actions on the bill"; "later developments"; "without ulterior argument"
ulterior motive
An alternative or extrinsic reason for doing something, especially when concealed or when differing from the stated or apparent reason

The poet is a man without a profit or any other kind of ulterior motive.

ulterior motives
plural form of ulterior motive
ulterior motive
hidden reason for doing something, concealed motive, motive that is unclear
More distantly or remotely
in an ulterior manner, in a hidden or concealed manner
in an ulterior manner