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Synonyms for PURPORT

Usage Examples for PURPORT

  1. By such means he made certain, first, that his instructions were thoroughly understood; and, second, that there was no chance of their purport coming to the knowledge of the enemy. - "Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War" by G. F. R. Henderson
  2. Under no circumstances could Sir Thomas recommend the young Squire to marry the daughter of the man who had been with him; but if Ralph Newton had really engaged himself to this girl, and had done so with the purport of borrowing money from the father, that might be a reason why, notwithstanding the splendour of his prospects, he should not be admitted to further intimacy at the villa. - "Ralph the Heir" by Anthony Trollope