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Definitions for purposely
ˈpɜr pəs lipur·pose·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. intentionally, deliberately, designedly, on purpose, purposely, advisedly, by choice, by design(adverb)

    with intention; in an intentional manner

    "he used that word intentionally"; "I did this by choice"

Wiktionary

  1. purposely(Adverb)

    on purpose; intentionally

Webster Dictionary

  1. Purposely(adverb)

    with purpose or design; intentionally; with predetermination; designedly

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of purposely in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of purposely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of purposely in a Sentence

  1. Jacqueline Hinman:

    And though the average age of CEOs is slightly declining, today’s graduates may have expectations for advancement that don’t match reality. So what does it really take to get to the top ? To guide the next generation, I interviewed Successful CEOs. I asked Successful CEOs to project which abilities will be required of Successful CEOs future counterparts, and what advice Successful CEOs ’d give to young people who aspire to become a CEO. Jacqueline Hinman, CEO of Fortune 500 engineering company CH2M HILL, predicts that as change accelerates, broad knowledge and understanding of one’s business will be critical. Jacqueline Hinman started out as an environmental engineer, but later served in project management, business development and marketing roles. I purposely kept moving.

  2. President Donald Trump:

    We went through hell, unfairly, did nothing wrong - did nothing wrong. I've done things wrong in my life, I will admit, not purposely, but I've done things wrong.

  3. Thor Halvorsson:

    I think it’s clear that this is not the case of a company that forgot to register, or didn’t know that they had to register, fusion GPS purposely, and quite deliberately, chose not to register so that their activity would fly under the radar, leading people to see the result of their work as organic and real, pushing a noble vision of truth, instead of what it actually is –smear campaigns in return for large enough retainers.

  4. President Barack Obama:

    We don't get an impression that there was purposely efforts ... to hide something or to squirrel away information.

  5. Louise Troh:

    He did not mean to come here with Ebola, he came purposely for us to get married and live together.

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