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Thumoslang Definition

Purpose; that means, value to others.


Involved are 1 thumbnail definitions.

  1. Value; that means, level of usefulness.

Defining Words

  1. value

Related Concepts

Several of the following 6 concepts may relate to one another.

  1. Dedication; that means, purposeful devotion.
  2. Devotion; that means, purposeful loyalty.
  3. Presentation; that means, purposeful speech.
  4. Purpose; that means, value to others.
  5. Relation; that means, purposeful involvement.
  6. Task; that means, purposeful action.


The provider of the value is referred to as the subject of purpose. The recipient of the value is referred to as user of the purpose’s subject.

The purpose of a bicycle is an inexpensive form of local transportation for its user. The subject, i.e. the bicycle, provides the following value: less cost in travel around a small town.

A purpose statement is a declarative sentence that answers the following question. How does the subject adds value into the lives of others, i.e. the user?

What is the purpose of your life? This question is not about you. It is about the value you add into the lives of others.

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