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ax to grind

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  • nounhidden motive
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Synonyms for ax to grind

noun hidden motive
  • agenda
  • driving force
  • hidden agenda
  • incentive
  • motivation
  • motive
  • reason
  • score to settle

More words related to ax to grind

grievance

noun. complaint, gripe

grievances

noun. complaint, gripe

hidden agenda

noun. secret reasons

mania

noun. fixation, madness

obsession

noun. fixation; consumption with belief, desire

obsessions

noun. fixation; consumption with belief, desire
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