What does purposely mean?

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 designadverb

    with intention; in an intentional manner

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

Wiktionary

  1. purposelyadverb

    on purpose; intentionally

Webster Dictionary

  1. Purposelyadverb

    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. Chaim Siegel:

    Tesla's been trying to run full tilt, he's (Musk is) sleeping overnight on the production floor. I don't think there is any way they'd purposely want to slow production. It tells me something's not quite right.

  2. Jeff Fortenberry:

    Weve set this up purposely so if there is alignment, we can run this fast and get it through to the presidents desk. Were not there yet, but that would be my desire.

  3. Chaim Siegel:

    Tesla's been trying to run full tilt, he's sleeping overnight on the production floor. I don't think there is any way they'd purposely want to slow production. It tells me something's not quite right.

  4. 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.

  5. Louise Troh:

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

Images & Illustrations of purposely

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