purpose[ pur-puhs ]SEE DEFINITION OF purpose
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PURPOSE
There was no thought that ye should part till you had some purpose in view.
The purpose of his going thus far with them made itself evident.
Upon this as a platform of purpose and of action we can stand together.
The story will signally fail of its purpose if it does not carry its own moral with it.
Six lines would have contained all that is in it to the purpose of my story.
In that purpose we have been helped by achievements of mind and spirit.
We must acquire proficiency in defense and display stamina in purpose.
The designs of that power, dark in purpose, are clear in practice.
England accomplished her purpose in part, but greatly suffered for her exploit.
Well but, methinks you say, what is all this to the purpose?