single purpose

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  • We are met here to-night with a single purpose in view. Cited from Australia Felix, by Henry Handel Richardson
  • Some there are who throughout their whole life follow but one single purpose, be it what it may. Cited from Tragic Sense Of Life, by Miguel de Unamuno
  • Usually a man who holds his audience is of single purpose. Cited from A Splendid Hazard, by Harold MacGrath
  • David, being too much set on one single purpose, good though it was, could see nothing else. Cited from The Stokesley Secret, by Charlotte M. Yonge
  • Most of the original member institutions began as single purpose institutions, most commonly normal schools.
  • Soon there is a close bond between them; they are working toward a single purpose. Cited from The Power of Concentration, By Theron Q. Dumont
  • He has devoted himself to that with a single purpose. Cited from Autobiography of Seventy Years, Vol. 1-2, by George Hoar
  • The single purpose that seemed to prevail was to hold out against reason. Cited from The City of Delight, by Elizabeth Miller
  • It will be observed that this table is designed, like all the others, to serve primarily one single purpose. Cited from Missionary Survey, by Roland Allen and Thomas Cochrane
  • A Municipal committee then decided that the structure should be made into a single-purpose opera house.
  • He had lain down at night with that single purpose before him. Cited from A Man Four-Square, by William MacLeod Raine
  • Most of California's special districts are single-purpose districts, and provide one service.
  • But the supply fleet was animated now by a single purpose. Cited from The Free Rangers, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • The man of reason, on the other hand, runs with the single purpose in his mind of reaching the winning-post. Cited from Poise: How to Attain It, by D. Starke
  • If visited at all by strangers, it was most usually by those only who came with a single purpose. Cited from Charlemont, by W. Gilmore Simms
  • She lived as one without an aim, without a single purpose except to close one day that she might begin the next. Cited from The Hollow of Her Hand, George Barr McCutcheon
  • It would be difficult to find any single purpose running through the sketches which fill most of his books. Cited from Old and New Masters, by Robert Lynd
  • Every thought and every effort must be devoted to the single purpose of regaining it. Cited from Edgar Huntly, by Charles Brockden Brown
  • It is not a sectional party nor a party organized for a single purpose. Cited from The Anti-Slavery Crusade, Jesse Macy
  • Single purpose authorities created by individual charters also existed at the time.
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