[mawsh-kawf-skee, -kof-] /mɔʃˈkɔf ski, -ˈkɒf-/
[mawr-its,, mohr-its] /ˈmɔr ɪts,, ˈmoʊr ɪts/ (Show IPA), 1854–1925, Polish composer and pianist.
[yangk] /yæŋk/ noun, adjective, Informal. 1. . /jæŋk/ verb 1. to pull, jerk, or move with a sharp movement; tug noun 2. a sharp jerking movement; tug /jæŋk/ noun 1. a slang word for an American 2. (US, informal) short for Yankee v. 1822, Scottish, of unknown origin. Related: Yanked; yanking. The noun is 1818 […]
noun 1. clockwork by which the hour hand is driven from the shaft of the minute hand.
[moh-tuh-veyt] /ˈmoʊ təˌveɪt/ verb (used with object), motivated, motivating. 1. to provide with a or ; incite; impel. /ˈməʊtɪˌveɪt/ verb 1. (transitive) to give incentive to v. 1863, “to stimulate toward action,” from motive + -ate (2); perhaps modeled on French motiver or German motivieren. Related: Motivated; motivating.
[moh-tuh-vey-shuh n] /ˌmoʊ təˈveɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act or an instance of , or providing with a reason to act in a certain way: I don’t understand what her motivation was for quitting her job. Synonyms: motive, inspiration, inducement, cause, impetus. 2. the state or condition of being or having a strong reason to […]