purposefully
adverb see purposeful

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • purposefully — index knowingly, purposely Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • purposefully — purposely, purposefully Purposely is the older word (15c) and means ‘on purpose, intentionally’ • (We ve purposely changed our programmes on Tuesday to fit in with the Royal timetable BBC Press Release, 2002 [OEC]) whereas the more recent word… …   Modern English usage

  • purposefully — See purposely, purposefully …   Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • purposefully — adv. Purposefully is used with these verbs: ↑avoid, ↑march, ↑stride …   Collocations dictionary

  • purposefully — purposeful ► ADJECTIVE 1) having or showing determination. 2) having a purpose. DERIVATIVES purposefully adverb purposefulness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • purposefully — adverb in a purposeful manner he caught the motorcycles in the full glare of his headlights, braked and slipped purposefully out of the car • Derived from adjective: ↑purposeful …   Useful english dictionary

  • Purposefully — Purposeful Pur pose*ful, a. Important; material. Purposeful accounts. Tylor. {Pur pose*ful*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • purposefully — See purposeful. * * * …   Universalium

  • purposefully — adverb In a purposeful manner …   Wiktionary

  • purposefully — pÉœrpÉ™sfÊŠlɪ / pɜːp adv. with a purpose, with a goal; definitively, decisively; intentionally, by design …   English contemporary dictionary

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