• Definition for "go through the motions"
    • to-do something in a mechanical, unreflective manner, specially…
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go through the motions definition

  • verb:
    • to-do something in a mechanical, unreflective manner, specially as a matter of routine and without commitment or enthusiasm; to do a task perfunctorily.
    • To do anything in a mechanical, unreflective manner, especially as a matter of routine and without commitment or enthusiasm; to execute a job perfunctorily.
    • pretend to accomplish some thing by acting as if one really was carrying it out
    • imagine to do one thing by acting just as if one was really carrying it out
    • to-do anything in a mechanical, unreflective fashion, specifically as a matter of routine and without dedication or passion; to perform a job perfunctorily.
    • pretend to-do one thing by acting as though one was doing it
    • to accomplish some thing in a mechanical, unreflective way, specially as a matter of routine and without commitment or passion; to perform a task perfunctorily.
    • pretend doing anything by acting as if one was doing it
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