purposely vs purposefully :


  • r  with intention; in an intentional manner

  • r  in a purposeful manner
    he caught the motorcycles in the full glare of his headlights, braked and slipped purposefully out of the car
News & Articles

  • Top House Republican thinks Democrats purposely haven’t passed pensions
    The top Republican in the Illinois House of Representatives says he thinks Democratic leaders are purposely not passing pension reform for their own political gain. There are lots of conspiracies for why pension reform hasn’t been approved, from the basic stance that it’s purely a legal debate over how to interpret the constitution, to another, more complex thought: that the powerful House ...
    June 12, 2013 - WBEZ 91.5 Chicago
  • Theft mode steals precious time from auto skills team
    Worry set in as two recent Maui High School graduates could not start their purposely bugged vehicle during the Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills National Finals in Michigan on Tuesday.
    June 12, 2013 - The Maui News
  • Ohio Kidnapping Suspect Ariel Castro Indicted on 329 Counts
    According to CBS, Ariel Castro was indicted on one act of aggravated murder for purposely causing the unlawful termination of another's pregnancy, 139 counts of rape, 177 counts of kidnapping, seven counts of gross sexual imposition, three counts of felonious assault and one count of possession of criminal tools.
    June 12, 2013 - FOX 11 Santa Maria

  • Deputies: man hit victim with SUV after fight
    A southwest Florida man is recovering from serious injuries after authorities say a family member purposefully struck him with an SUV following an argument.
    June 15, 2013 - Erie Times-News
  • Missing Eugene teen found safe in Portland
    Portland Police say 18-year-old McKenzie Bloesinger-Wong was found safe and sound Friday night. McKenzie told officers she had purposefully avoided contact with friends and family for the nearly 24 hour period.
    June 15, 2013 - KVAL Eugene
  • 6-13-13 Waconia Patriot Letters to the Editor
    Is current administration purposefully failing us? To the editor: “Government at best is a necessary evil, at its worst, … The post 6-13-13 Waconia Patriot Letters to the Editor appeared first on Sun Patriot .
    June 13, 2013 - Waconia Patriot