Definition of ulterior

Common misspellings:
  • ultiria (2.9%)
  • alteria (0.0%)
  • ulterier (0.0%)
  • alterier (1.4%)
  • alterior (84.1%)
  • unterior (0.0%)
  • ulteria (2.9%)
  • ulteriour (2.9%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
Examples of usage:
  1. I understand rejoined Everingham still vaguely suspicious of any ulterior motive lurking behind the Cardinal's apparent frankness but - The Tangled Skein by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy

  2. The fact that I did not must assure you that I have no ulterior designs against Leopold - The Mad King by Edgar Rice Burroughs

  3. Accordingly they never possess that most beautiful and most spontaneous friendship which must be sought solely for itself without any ulterior object - Treatises on Friendship and Old Age by Marcus Tullius Cicero