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purposely

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of purposely

  1. with full awareness of what one is doing the real estate agent purposely withheld information that would have discouraged us from buying the property Synonyms advisedly, consciously, deliberately, designedly, knowingly, purposefully, intentionally, purposively, willfully, wittinglyRelated Words calculatedly, studiedly; voluntarily, willingly; premeditatedlyNear Antonyms accidentally, incidentally; haphazardly, randomly; involuntarily, unwillingly; impulsively, instinctively, spontaneouslyAntonyms inadvertently, unconsciously, unintentionally, unknowingly, unwittingly



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