The 'reason' group
These nouns refer to reasons for doing something. We include here disincentive, which refers to a reason for not doing something.
bribe cause disincentive encouragement excuse impetus incentive inducement inspiration motivation reason temptation
The Government must get rid of this disincentive to save.
She was not in the least cold, but she'd had to find some excuse to get away.
Some players are paid fees as inducements to win big games.
Orr says there's no reason to believe that any school employees have engaged in wrongdoing.