purpose englannista suomeksi
A result that is desired; an intention.
(quote-book) |author= (w)|trans= (w) |publisher=Isaac Iaggard|url= https://books.google.co.nz/books?id=FEz6_FECCI0C |passage=(..)purſued his vnneighbourly purpoſe in ſuch ſort: that hee being the ſtronger perſwader, and ſhe (belike) too credulous in beleeuing or elſe ouer-feeble in reſiſting, from priuate imparlance, they fell to action; and continued their cloſe fight a long while together, vnſeene and vvithout ſuſpition, no doubt to their equall ioy and contentment.
(quote-book)|title=Francesca Carrara|volume=1|page=190|text=Perhaps you have heard that there was once some purpose of marriage between the Duc de Joyeuse and myself; it is of that which I have to tell.
2013, Phil McNulty, "http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/23830980", ''BBC Sport'', 1 September 2013:
- United began with more purpose in the early phase of the second half and Liverpool were grateful for Glen Johnson's crucial block from Young's goalbound shot.
(RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)
The reason for which something is done, or the reason it is done in a particular way.
(RQ:L'Estrange Fables of Aesop)
(RQ:Macaulay History of England)
To design for some purpose. (rfex)