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  • The end of a thing is the purpose for which it was made. Cited from Baltimore Catechism No. 4 (of 4), by Thomas L. Kinkead
  • This seems to have been the only purpose for which they were called together. Cited from A Smaller History of Rome, by William Smith and Eugene Lawrence
  • He used to get up from his bed at night on purpose for that. Cited from The Bishop and Other Stories, by Anton Chekhov
  • He seems to have been formed on purpose for the age in which he lived. Cited from "Old Put" The Patriot, by Frederick A. Ober
  • The purpose for which he comes I do not need to tell you. Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol. IV, by Francke (Ed.)
  • The tower was used for a direct purpose for a long time.
  • The purpose for the new building is not yet public information.
  • But they had made the party on purpose for him! Cited from Hubert's Wife, by Minnie Mary Lee
  • I'll have to get something set up on purpose for them. Cited from "Us", by Mary Louisa S. Molesworth (AKA: Mrs. Molesworth)
  • These were trained especially for the purpose for which they were now employed. Cited from Tribes & Castes of the Central Provinces of India, V4, by R.V. Russell
  • Might he not save the real prince by playing his part to some purpose for the time being? Cited from In the Wars of the Roses, by Evelyn Everett-Green
  • These programs provide facilities specifically for the purpose for which they were designed.
  • Certain animals seem to be made on purpose for man. Cited from The Existence of God, by Francois de Salignac de La Mothe-Fenelon
  • I left the door open on purpose for him. Cited from The Great Adventure, by Arnold Bennett [AKA: Enoch Arnold Bennett]
  • They will seldom make any article you want on purpose for you. Cited from The Backwoods of Canada, by Catharine Parr Traill
  • And he gave her some lovely books that he had bought on purpose for me! Cited from Patty Blossom, by Carolyn Wells
  • After four dark and difficult years, we have achieved the great purpose for which we set out. Cited from Abraham Lincoln, by John Drinkwater
  • "One crime should serve your purpose for this evening, it seems to me." Cited from The Devil's Admiral, by Frederick Ferdinand Moore
  • They returned about three weeks later, having accomplished the purpose for which they had set out.
  • This, indeed, is the purpose for which we have come. Cited from Procopius, History of the Wars, Books V and VI, by Procopius
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