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purports

noun , plural of purport

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the idea that is conveyed or intended to be conveyed to the mind by language, symbol, or action
  • was able to give the purport of the governor's speech in a few words
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purports

verb , present tense third-person singular of purport

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1 to have in mind as a purpose or goal
  • do you purport to spend the rest of your life on that couch, or do you think you might get a job someday?
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aims, allows [chiefly Southern & Midland], aspires, calculates, contemplates, designs, goes [chiefly Southern & Midland], intends, looks, means, meditates, plans, proposes, purposes

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2 to state as a fact usually forcefully
  • he purports to be an expert in criminalistics
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