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

Definition of purposely in English:

adverb

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.
Synonyms
deliberately, intentionally, on purpose, by design, wilfully, calculatedly, premeditatedly, wittingly, knowingly, consciously, in cold blood, of one's own volition;
Law with malice aforethought

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