Sentence Examples

  • He did not purposely say things to please her, but whatever he was saying he regarded from her standpoint.
  • It cannot purposely kill its mate.
  • Josh's sister had made a few comments to indicate that she thought Josh might have ended his life purposely because he still loved Carmen.
  • This whole prophecy, which is perhaps the most interesting in the Book of Daniel, presents problems which can never be thoroughly understood, first because the author must have been ignorant of both history and chronology, and secondly, because, in his effort to be as mystical as possible, he purposely made use of indefinite and vague expressions which render the criticism of the passage a most unsatisfactory task.
  • He was also employed by Prince Napoleon on the Correspondance of Napoleon and afterwards published certain letters, purposely omitted there, in the Revue historique.

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