A topic of discourse or discussion.
A reasoned purpose; an intent:
A motif in art, literature, or music.
A melodic passage or phrase, especially in Wagnerian opera, associated with a specific character, situation, or element.
A decorative design, figure, or pattern, as one used in embroidery.
An illustration; diagram; picture; drawing
(US) The dividing line formed by combing the hair in different directions. syn. transl.
Find another word for motif. In this page you can discover 19 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for motif, like: pattern, main feature, ornamentation, theme, design, subject, motive, topic, leitmotif, device and figure.