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a higher purpose

Definition of a higher purpose

  1. :  a more meaningful reason to live, work, etc. <He was searching for a higher purpose.>



Word by Word Definitions

highplay higher
  1. :  having large extension upward :  taller than average, usual, or expected

    :  having a specified elevation :  tall

    :  situated or passing above the normal level, surface, base of measurement, or elevation

  1. :  at or to a high place, altitude, level, or degree

    :  well, luxuriously

  1. :  an elevated place or region: as

    :  hill, knoll

    :  the space overhead :  sky

purposeplay
  1. :  something set up as an object or end to be attained :  intention

    :  resolution, determination

    :  a subject under discussion or an action in course of execution

  1. :  to propose as an aim to oneself


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