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Translation of "purpose" - English-Portuguese dictionary

purpose

noun   /ˈpɜː·pəs/
B1 why you do something or why something exists fim, finalidade The main purpose of the meeting is to discuss the future of the company.
on purpose
B1 If you do something bad on purpose, you wanted or planned to do it. de propósito I didn’t do it on purpose – it was an accident.
(Definition of purpose from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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