Related formspur·pose·ful·ly, adverbpur·pose·ful·ness, noun
Can be confusedpurposefully purposely
Examples from the Web for purposefully
“I want to try to live my own values as consciously and purposefully as I can,” Booker told me in a phone interview.
The device itself and connecting app was purposefully designed to be simple.Are We Turning Our Babies Into Real Life Tamagotchis?|Brandy Zadrozny|August 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She details the time Biggs purposefully hit on her friend, Simone, to determine her loyalty in “Chicks Before Dicks.”Actress Jenny Mollen Talks Hiring Prostitutes for Husband Jason Biggs and Embracing Her Crazy|Erin Cunningham|June 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The rumor is this was purposefully done to lead up to a second book.10 Fascinating Porn Star Memoirs: Aurora Snow on Porn Tell-Alls|Aurora Snow|May 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The final group of selected delegates was purposefully selected to be half Christian and half Muslim.
He set off for his office, moving quickly, purposefully, head up.Makers|Cory Doctorow
The duke eyed Courtlandt through the pall of smoke which he had purposefully blown forth.The Place of Honeymoons|Harold MacGrath
He came quickly and purposefully, and he was Mr. Schultz—none other.The Incredible Honeymoon|E. Nesbit
Purposefully, therefore, he carried out his original purpose.The Guarded Heights|Wadsworth Camp
Its progress will be intelligent only when it works rationally and purposefully upon the problems with which it is confronted.The Next Step|Scott Nearing