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Purpose

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Definition

a purpose: an aim, a goal, an end, an objective; a reason, a motive
noun
What is the purpose of your visit today? Why are you here?

(to do something) on purpose: (to do something) intentionally, deliberately
idiom
Did you do it on purpose? Was it really your intention to do it?

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