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Meaning of PURPOSEFUL

Pronunciation:  'purpusful

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  having meaning through having an aim; "led a happy purposeful life"
  2. [adj]  serving as or indicating the existence of a purpose or goal
 

PURPOSEFUL is a 10 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: businesslike, earnest, goal-directed, leading, meaningful, purpose-built, purpose-made, purposive
 
 Antonyms: purposeless
 
 See Also: resolute

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pur"pose*ful\, a.
Important; material. ``Purposeful accounts.'' --Tylor. --
{Pur"pose*ful*ly}, adv.

 

 

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