n. a destination (point), a goal
phr. For their own purposes, countries have differing views on disarmament issues.
phr. We'll never give up before achieving the goal.
phr. flounder, aimless, hit-and-miss
phr. What's the purpose of learning Chinese?
phr. for... purpose
nphr. primary purpose, fundamental purpose
phr. the intent or purpose came to naught
phr. I don't understand why he did so.
phr. to harbour ulterior motives