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pur·pos·es

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How to use purposes in a sentence?

  1. Henry Kissinger:

    The real distinction is between those who adapt their purposes to reality and those who seek to mold reality in the light of their purposes.

  2. Luis Garicano:

    Given the large demand for safe assets, the exclusive use of these euro safe assets for liquidity purposes at banks ... and their role as the main instrument of monetary policy, this will be a highly liquid market.

  3. Tryon Edwards:

    Thoughts lead on to purposes purposes go forth in action actions form habits habits decide character and character fixes our destiny.

  4. Yoichi Ishii:

    The government says its aid is only for such purposes as post-disaster rescue. Let's say trucks or helicopters were bought under such programs. The problem is it is impossible to make sure they are used only for such purposes, the best we can do is to make sure intended equipment was purchased. When it comes to how they are used, it is very difficult to draw a clear line between military and non-military.

  5. Robert Wick:

    The court's opinion basically says that Motorola can't have it both ways, motorola can't be a foreign company for purposes of manufacturing phones, but a U.S. company when it comes to asserting antitrust claims.


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