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synonyms for ulterior

  • ambiguous
  • buried
  • concealed
  • covert
  • cryptic
  • dark
  • enigmatic
  • equivocal
  • guarded
  • hidden
  • implied
  • obscure
  • obscured
  • personal
  • privy
  • remote
  • secondary
  • selfish
  • shrouded
  • under cover
  • under wraps
  • undisclosed
  • undivulged
  • unexpressed
  • unsaid
See also synonyms for: ulteriorly

antonyms for ulterior

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  • expressed
  • known
  • overt
  • public
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On TikTok, where Norton has about 650,000 followers, she has an ulterior motive when she busts a move.
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Some of these boosters have ulterior motives for wanting to believe in the hope of ivermectin.
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It’s hard not to feel like there is an ulterior motive for their selection, and people recognize that.
AMID PENTAGON UPHEAVAL, MILITARY OFFICERS FACE A FRAUGHT FEW MONTHSMISSY RYAN, DAN LAMOTHE, GREG JAFFE, JOSH DAWSEYNOVEMBER 12, 2020WASHINGTON POST
According to my usual opinion, I believe I could go over that book and leave a masterpiece by blotting and no ulterior art.
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But the agreements, or the ulterior consequences to which those agreements lead, may be of very different degrees of importance.
A SYSTEM OF LOGIC: RATIOCINATIVE AND INDUCTIVEJOHN STUART MILL
It is not improbable, indeed, that there were ulterior designs even against Havre.
HISTORY OF THE RISE OF THE HUGUENOTSHENRY BAIRD
The good on the other hand attracts us by its inherent goodness, not for an ulterior end.
A HISTORY OF MEDIAEVAL JEWISH PHILOSOPHYISAAC HUSIK
There remained for me, then, an ulterior series of observations in order to prevent these unfavourable results.
HISTORY OF EMBALMINGJ. N. GANNAL
A few weeks before his arrival at Khartoum an important event had taken place, which greatly simplified his ulterior operations.
THE LIFE OF GORDON, VOLUME IDEMETRIUS CHARLES BOULGER
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WORDS RELATED TO ULTERIOR

  • buried
  • camouflaged
  • covered
  • covered up
  • covert
  • enshrouded
  • guarded
  • holed up
  • hush-hush
  • hushed up
  • incog
  • incognito
  • inconspicuous
  • masked
  • obscure
  • obscured
  • perdu
  • planted
  • privy
  • put in the hole
  • recondite
  • screened
  • secreted
  • shrouded
  • tucked away
  • ulterior
  • under wraps
  • unseen
  • veiled
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.