purposefully[ pur-puh s-fuh l ]SEE DEFINITION OF purposefully
Synonyms for purposefully
- after consideration
- by design
- in cold blood
- of one's own free will
- with eyes wide open
- with full intent
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PURPOSEFULLY
Then the figure moved forward again, cautiously, purposefully.
Every word was purposefully clear, and at the end she paused invitingly.
He came quickly and purposefully, and he was Mr. Schultz—none other.
He had walked steadily and purposefully, with some definite destination in mind.
He set off for his office, moving quickly, purposefully, head up.
It is well to sleep intelligently, purposefully, knowing what you do it for.
Purposefully, therefore, he carried out his original purpose.
How could they have modified life, bent it purposefully to its greatest fulfilment?
It's as if scientific discussions have often been led astray—as if purposefully—as if by something directive, hovering over them.
Its progress will be intelligent only when it works rationally and purposefully upon the problems with which it is confronted.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR PURPOSEFULLY
- like all get out
- like the devil
- like the dickens
- all joking aside
- cool it
- cut the comedy
- for real
- in all conscience
- in all seriousness
- in earnest
- simmer down
- straighten out
- with a straight face
- with forethought
- with sobriety