ulteriorly

ulterior

[uhl-teer-ee-er]
adjective
1.
being beyond what is seen or avowed; intentionally kept concealed: ulterior motives.
2.
coming at a subsequent time or stage; future; further: ulterior action.
3.
lying beyond or outside of some specified or understood boundary; more remote: a suggestion ulterior to the purposes of the present discussion.

Origin:
1640–50; < Latin: farther, akin to ultrā on the far side; cf. ultra-

ulteriorly, adverb


1. hidden, covert, undisclosed, undivulged.
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ulterior (ʌlˈtɪərɪə)
 
adj
1.  lying beneath or beyond what is revealed, evident, or supposed: ulterior motives
2.  succeeding, subsequent, or later
3.  lying beyond a certain line or point
 
[C17: from Latin: further, from ulter beyond]
 
ul'teriorly
 
adv

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ulterior
1646, from L. ulterior "more distant, further," comparative of *ulter "beyond" (see ultra). The sense in ulterior motives is first attested 1735.
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