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  • He hardly knew his own mind on this matter of his purposed marriage. Cited from The Belton Estate, Anthony Trollope
  • Are you really trying to live the life you purposed to live? Cited from Frank Oldfield, by T.P. Wilson
  • As, however, his father had lived, so my intended uncle purposed living also. Cited from Ben Burton, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • And if these were well received he purposed to write twelve more. Cited from English Literature For Boys and Girls,
  • He purposed speaking to her, but put it off from day to day. Cited from The Nether World, George Gissing
  • If he purposed to do anything he would do it in his own time and in his own way. Cited from The Two-Gun Man, by Charles Alden Seltzer
  • The site has been re-purposed for modern-day industrial use.
  • "Will you not, as your father purposed, give me the right at once?" Cited from Opening a Chestnut Burr, Edward Payson Roe
  • They there owned near the sea a small country house, where they purposed spending the summer. Cited from A Love Episode, by Emile Zola
  • He purposed when summer was come to pass the mountains, and get him to Rome. Cited from Arthurian Chronicles: Roman de Brut, by Wace
  • The building has been re purposed from its original construction.
  • The purposed visit of their brother, whom they had not seen for several years, gave them great pleasure. Cited from A Sicilian Romance, by Ann Radcliffe
  • Why those high-purposed children never were: What will she answer? Cited from Wessex Poems and Other Verses, by Thomas Hardy #18
  • No one made any difficulty in his doing what he purposed -- because he kept his intention a secret. Cited from German Classics of The Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries, by Francke
  • Their remnants can still be seen, though most have been re-purposed or removed.
  • Will had purposed getting back to the shop about seven o'clock. Cited from Will Warburton, by George Gissing
  • I have purposed in this book to speak of the dead and not the living. Cited from The Last Leaf, by James Kendall Hosmer
  • Then and there she purposed to break in upon her husband's meal. Cited from The Forfeit, by Ridgwell Cullum
  • Then he told her how he purposed to surprise her, and answered every eager question. Cited from Opening a Chestnut Burr, Edward Payson Roe
  • They purposed to travel together as long as their different objects permitted. Cited from The House of Walderne, by A. D. Crake
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Root form of purposed is purpose for the verb.

Words starting with purposed

Meaning of purposed

  • verb Reach a decision
    he resolved never to drink again