Definition of Ulterior in English :
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Ulterior meaning in English
Meaning of Ulterior in English
Pronunciation of Ulterior in English
Ulterior pronunciation in English
Pronounce Ulterior in Englishsee synonyms of ulterior
lying beyond what is openly revealed or avowed (especially being kept in the background or deliberately concealed)
Example Sentences:'subterranean motives for murder''looked too closely for an ulterior purpose in all knowledge'
beyond or outside an area of immediate interest; remote
Example Sentences:'a suggestion ulterior to the present discussion''without...any purpose, immediate or ulterior'
coming at a subsequent time or stage
Example Sentences:'without ulterior argument''the mood posterior to'
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