serving as or indicating the existence of a purpose or goal
having meaning through having an aim
"led a happy purposeful life"
Having purpose; intentional.
Having a purpose in mind; resolute; determined.
The numerical value of purposeful in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of purposeful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The purposeful misrepresentation of crime data is rare but nevertheless unacceptable, and it will be dealt with accordingly.
The poor on the borderline of starvation live purposeful lives. To be engaged in a desperate struggle for food and shelter is to be wholly free from a sense of futility.
Trump is the candidate giving voice to untold millions of fed-up Americans witnessing a purposeful destruction of our economy and the equal opportunity for success that made America exceptional.
We all dream we do not understand our dreams, yet we act as if nothing strange goes on in our sleep minds, strange at least by comparison with the logical, purposeful doings of our minds when we are awake.
The health benefits of less time spent sitting depend on what you replace the sitting time with, for example, standing, light movement, moderate activity, vigorous activity, in my opinion, standing is probably only marginally better than sitting, and. . . moderate-to-vigorous purposeful exercise is a much better strategy for improving general fitness and health.
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