for no apparent purpose

Definition of for no apparent purpose

  1. :  for no clear reason Changes had suddenly been made for no apparent purpose.

Word by Word Definitions

apparentplay
  1. :  open to view :  visible

    :  clear or manifest to the understanding

    :  appearing as actual to the eye or mind

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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