purpose fulness

purposeful

[pur-puhs-fuhl]
adjective
1.
having a purpose.
2.
determined; resolute.
3.
full of meaning; significant.

Origin:
1850–55; purpose + -ful

purposefully, adverb
purposefulness, noun

purposefully, purposely.
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purposeful (ˈpɜːpəsfʊl)
 
adj
1.  having a definite purpose in view
2.  fixed in one's purpose; determined
 
usage  Purposefully is sometimes wrongly used where purposely is meant: he had purposely (not purposefully) left the door unlocked
 
'purposefully
 
adv
 
'purposefulness
 
n

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