Sentence Examples

  • The simple, purposeful touch reinforced what she already knew.
  • The Design argument elicits from Lotze the criticism that some things look purposeful, but others decidedly purposeless.
  • Deidre sensed his anger, though his movements were as controlled and purposeful as usual.
  • Experience forbids our excluding organic activity from natural causes, also our excluding intelligence from purposeful (zwecktdtigen) causes; hence experience forbids our defining the fundamental force or first cause out of which living creatures arose.'
  • The purposeful character of all these movements or changes of position indicates that they are of nervous origin.

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