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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: purport(0.01681 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to purport.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: the intended meaning of a communication [syn: intent, spirit]
2: general meaning or tenor; “caught the drift of the
conversation” [syn: drift]
v 1: have the often specious appearance of being, intending, or
claiming; “The letter purports to express people's
2: propose or intend; “I aim to arrive at noon” [syn: aim, purpose,
English → English (gcide)
Purport \Pur"port\, n. [OF. purport; pur, pour, for (L. pro) +
porter to bear, carry. See Port demeanor.]
1. Design or tendency; meaning; import; tenor.
The whole scope and purport of that dialogue.
With a look so piteous in purport
As if he had been loosed out of hell. -- Shak.
2. Disguise; covering. [Obs.]
For she her sex under that strange purport
Did use to hide. --Spenser.
Purport \Pur"port\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Purported; p. pr. &
vb. n. Purporting.] [OF. purporter, pourporter. See
To intend to show; to intend; to mean; to signify; to import;
-- often with an object clause or infinitive.
They in most grave and solemn wise unfolded
Matter which little purported. --Rowe.