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Synonyms for purposelyˈpɜr pəs li

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. intentionally, deliberately, designedly, on purpose, purposely, advisedly, by choice, by design(adverb)

    with intention; in an intentional manner

    "he used that word intentionally"; "I did this by choice"

    purposely, by design, by choice, on purpose, advisedly, intentionally, designedly, measuredly, deliberately


  1. purposely(adverb)

    deliberately, wilfully, willfully, intentionally, on purpose

  2. purposely(adverb)

    on purpose; intentionally

    intentionally, willfully, deliberately, on purpose, wilfully

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. purposely(ad.)

    intentionally, designedly, by design, on purpose

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

deliberately, intentionally, wilfully, purposefully

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