English to Greek Meaning :: purpose

Purpose :
σκοπός
σκοπός, πρόθεση, προορισμόςσκοπεύω, προτίθεμαι - σκοπόςσκοπόςεσκεμμένοσκόπιμοςάσκοποςσκοπίμωςσκοποίpurposing
 
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(1) They now deserve a decent answer from the people who got their votes, those who purported to be in a position to deliver.(2) An enquiry would have revealed that the man who opened the account was not the person he purported to be.(3) A constable had purported to arrest a person for obstruction, an offence which did not carry any power of arrest.(4) Has this man no respect for the people who he is purported to serve?(5) In doing this, the government is conceding victory to the very people whom it purports to be fighting.(6) Clearly she has achieved the good life, but what about the people she purports to represent?(7) In the programme, former jockey Osborne was approached by people purporting to be considering buying a horse from him.(8) I am shocked that a newspaper which purports to serve the interests of its readers should attack such an eminent social engineer.(9) Even when it tramples all over other principles that he purports to hold dear.(10) The institution of marriage they are purporting to protect is an abstraction.(11) This would be an easy and lucrative way to take but, somehow, if one purports to be a local supplier, then a local supplier you have to be.(12) A person purporting to be a doctor may carry more credible messages about a new toothpaste than a television presenter, for example.(13) It may be, however, that the person purporting to grant the lease proves to have a defective title himself.(14) It is part of the problem which it purports to address, rather than the solution.(15) Well, your Honour, in our submission, they were not purporting to pretend.(16) I was planning to write at length about the film, and the danger it poses by purporting to be an accurate representation of the truth about capitalism.
Synonyms
1. Advantage
  
2. Aim
  
3. Ambition
  
4. Animus
  
5. Aspiration
  
6. Aspire
  
7. Avail
  
8. Benefit
  
9. Bourn
  
10. Calculation
  
11. Commit
  
12. Conclude
  
13. Confidence
  
14. Consider
  
15. Constancy
  
16. Contemplate
  
17. Decide
  
18. Design
  
19. Desire
  
20. Destination
  
21. Determination
  
22. Determine
  
23. Direction
  
24. Dream
  
25. Drift
  
26. Duty
  
27. Effect
  
28. End
  
29. Expectation
  
30. Faith
  
31. Firmness
  
32. Function
  
33. Intent
  
34. Intention
  
35. Role
  
36. Use
  
37. Purport
  
38. Propose
  
39. Resolve
  
40. Goal
  
41. Hope
  
42. Idea
  
43. Mecca
  
44. Mission
  
45. Object
  
46. Objective
  
47. Plan
  
48. Point
  
49. Premeditation
  
50. Principle
  
51. Project
  
52. Proposal
  
53. Proposition
  
54. Prospect
  
55. Reason
  
56. Scheme
  
57. Scope
  
58. Target
  
59. View
  
60. Will
  
61. Wish
  
62. Resolution
  
63. Single-mindedness
  
64. Steadfastness
  
65. Tenacity
  
66. Gain
  
67. Good
  
68. Mark
  
69. Outcome
  
70. Profit
  
71. Result
  
72. Return
  
73. Utility
  
74. Have a mind to
  
75. Have in view
  
76. Mean
  
77. Meditate
  
78. Mind
  
79. Ponder
  
80. Pursue
  
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The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

I\'ve achieved that purpose.

I've achieved that PURPOSE.

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 8


Once I had served the sorcerer\'s purpose,

Once I had served the sorcerer's PURPOSE,

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 4


However, pain has an evolutionary purpose.

However, pain has an evolutionary PURPOSE.

The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 15


<i>...whose daughter, Lakshmi, Is flying In
for the sole purpose of meeting him.</i>

...whose daughter, Lakshmi, Is flying In for the sole PURPOSE of meeting him.

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 7


Hey, you were funny
on purpose-- good job.

Hey, you were funny on PURPOSE-- good job.

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 16


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