Ulterior ulterior / uhl-teer-ee-er / “ulterior motives” : a secret purpose or reason for doing something Although she looks like a nice and friendly cat, I believe that our cat Bella has ulterior motives. Did you notice the book she is sitting on? The title is: A Choice of Crimes. Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Related Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.