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purposely Line breaks: pur|pose¦ly
Pronunciation: /ˈpəːpəsli/

Definition of purposely in English:


On purpose; intentionally: she had purposely made it difficult
More example sentences
  • I rolled my eyes, purposely intent on winding her up just for the hell of it.
  • Sanrio designers have purposely limited her story to the barest of details.
  • I fear the event might be misunderstood and purposely hooked on by designers and enemies.
Law  with malice aforethought
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