purposively. purposely. purposefully

Purposively means “having or tending to fulfill a conscious purpose or design.”

Purposely means “with a deliberate or express purpose.”

Purposefully means “full of determination.”


  1. Learn something new everyday! Will add this to my homonym triple plays like 'their, they're, and there'. This pack is certainly more fancy though! Nice work!

  2. Any chance you could come up with sentences that show the different uses? I cringe when I hear "purposively", because it seems to me that it is being misused.