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Definition of purposely:

  1. By design: intentionally.
  2. By design.

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This graph shows how "purposely" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for purposely:

  1. He paused purposely to give himself one last look round at all he was leaving. "The Devil's Garden" , W. B. Maxwell.
  2. If she purposely dragged out its memory, it seemed much less strong and actual than half one's dreams. "The Devil's Garden" , W. B. Maxwell.
  3. He took you purposely to the wrong hotel, and was probably feed by the landlord for bringing you. "A Fearful Responsibility and Other Stories" , William D. Howells.

Quotes for purposely:

  1. I try to deal with the complexities of power and social life, but as far as the visual presentation goes I purposely avoid a high degree of difficulty. - Barbara Kruger
  2. I mean, The New York Times actually had an interesting case recently where they described a detainee who was afraid of the dark, and so he was purposely kept very much in the dark. - Jane Mayer
  3. And a lesson in this movie is dig beneath the surface. And so with my words, with my character, I purposely created a character that was away from how you've known me thus far in my career. - Shemar Moore
  4. I'm not saying we purposely introduced bugs or anything, but this is kind of a natural result of any complexities of software... that you can't fully test it. - Will Wright
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