Purposes - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 29/11/2020

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Purposes.

4 letter answer(s) to purposes

ENDS
  1. (football) the person who plays at one end of the line of scrimmage; "the end managed to hold onto the pass"
  2. a final state; "he came to a bad end"; "the so-called glorious experiment came to an inglorious end"
  3. the point in time at which something ends; "the end of the year"; "the ending of warranty period"
  4. bring to an end or halt; "She ended their friendship when she found out that he had once been convicted of a crime"; "The attack on Poland terminated the relatively peaceful period after WW I"
  5. (American football) a position on the line of scrimmage; "no one wanted to play end"
  6. put an end to; "The terrible news ended our hopes that he had survived"
  7. the part you are expected to play; "he held up his end"
  8. have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical;
  9. a piece of cloth that is left over after the rest has been used or sold
  10. be the end of; be the last or con
USES
  1. use up, consume fully; "The legislature expended its time on school questions"
  2. put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose;
  3. (law) the exercise of the legal right to enjoy the benefits of owning property; "we were given the use of his boat"
  4. take or consume (regularly or habitually);
  5. (economics) the utilization of economic goods to satisfy needs or in manufacturing; "the consumption of energy has increased steadily"
  6. exerting shrewd or devious influence especially for one's own advantage; "his manipulation of his friends was scandalous"
  7. (psychology) an automatic pattern of behavior in reaction to a specific situation; may be inherited or acquired through frequent repetition; "owls have nocturnal habits"; "she had a habit twirling the ends of her hair"; "long use had hardened him to it"
  8. habitually do something (use only in the past tense);
  9. the act of using;

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