V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary
Definition: 1. to provide goods and services, especially as a business; 2. to circulate gossip or information
Synonyms: supply, provide, furnish, equip, stock, store, transfer, inform, circulate
Antonyms: hinder, impede, limit
Tips: Think of the related word provide, which has generally replaced purvey in Modern English. Purvey usually means "to provide." Thus, a purveyor is a provider or supplier.
The non-profit company will purvey blankets and water to the disaster victims. (provide, supply)
The political group was accused of purveying lies about the candidate. (circulating)
She considered herself a purveyor of news and opinion. (provider, supplier) noun
The little deli down the street purveys interesting food items from all over the world. (stocks, stores)
Discover How You Can Improve Your
Vocabulary 10 to 100 Times Faster with
the Power Vocabulary Builder
The definition and lessons for the word purvey were made available by the .
The Power Vocabulary Builder will help you develop a fuller, richer vocabulary 10 to 100 times faster than any other program available.
Visit the thesite right now to discover how you can get full access to this breakthrough program today!