on purpose meaning

  "on purpose" in a sentence
Adverb: on purpose
  1. With intention; in an intentional manner
    - intentionally, deliberately, designedly, purposely, advisedly, by choice, by design

[American slang]
intentionally; in a way that is meant or intended; not an accident.
  The bully stepped on my foot on purpose.
  Jealously, Jimmy destroyed Billy's sand castle on purpose.

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  1. i 'm sorry, i did n't do it on purpose.
  2. she seems to do these things on purpose.
  3. they did that on purpose and deliberately.
  4. i 'm sorry, i did n't do it on purpose.
  5. he had come to england on purpose to find her.

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