purpose 中文 EN [ˈpɝpəs] US
目的, 意图, 效果
名词 (Noun) PL purposes SUF -ose + - An object to be reached; a target; an aim; a goal. In his submission to the UN, [Christof] Heyns points to the experience of drones. Unmanned aerial vehicles were intended initially only for surveillance, and their use for offensive purposes was prohibited, yet once strategists realised their perceived advantages as a means of carrying out targeted killings, all objections were swept out of the way. A result that is desired; an intention. The act of intending to do something; resolution; determination. The subject of discourse; the point at issue. The reason for which something is done, or the reason it is done in a particular way. The purpose of turning off the lights overnight is to save energy. OBS Instance; example. 动词 (Verb) SG purposes PR purposing PT, PP purposed + - VT Have set as one's purpose; resolve to accomplish; intend; plan. VT (passive) Designed for some purpose. OBS VI To have a purpose or intention; to discourse. 更多范例 用于句中 It gives a pair of drunken bums direction, purpose and thriving small businesses but it destroys their friendship and warps their morals in the process. As in Emily Dickinson there is too a fastidious precision of thought where unrhymes fill the purpose better than rhymes Just as Augustine notes that a true virgin must be a virgin physically and spiritually, so too a monk's single- heartedness of purpose in Christ cannot be left to an ethereal realm. 用于句尾 ...and no man ever knew him intimately who did not recognize and admire his great abilities, both natural and acquired, his large- heartedness and sincerity of purpose. This is the first time a multitransitional study of spectrally resolved rotational ammonia lines has been used for this purpose. The underspecification of the project led to the development of software that was not fit for purpose.
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词类阶层 (Part-of-Speech Hierarchy) 名词 动词
困难度: 级别 1
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 容易 ➨ 困难
明确性: 级别 9
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 明确的 ➨ 多用途
en purposes en purposely en purposed en purposeless en purposeful