Usage examples for purpose

  1. Are you ready to part with yours for that purpose?  The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him by Paul Leicester Ford
  2. Yet from first to last I was firm in my purpose, for this was the way I was made, and so I am to this day.  Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker by S. Weir Mitchell
  3. But I certainly cannot take all this money without something to show from whom I received it, and for what purpose.  The Nameless Castle by Maurus Jókai
  4. In fact, I came to town for that purpose.  The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill