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- Intentional, deliberate. [from 15th c.]
- to interrupt the course of his continuall happinesse, and to recompence it, [he] cast the richest and most precious jewell he had into the Sea, deeming that by this purposed [transl. aposté] mishap he should satisfie the revolution and vicissitude of fortune […].
- (rare) Having a purpose or aim; determined. [from 16th c.]
- simple past tense and past participle of