Purpose: (Verb) Have as one's intention or objective.
In a new interview, Joaquin Phoenix talks more about his new career as a hip-hop artist, which sadly is now looking to be 100% genuine. In the same interview, Joaquin also talks about his new, um, "look." Or non-look, whatever.
"I'm not going with a look. Part of it is in some ways, it's very hard, especially when you're talking about music, to get away from Johnny Cash," Phoenix said. "In some ways, I'm aware that I need to kind of, I need to alter that persona. I need to alter my public persona in some ways so that people are going to be open to receiving me for what it is that I'm doing now ...
"I don't know that this is my look," Phoenix said. "I mean, I just have a beard." (Source)
just a beard. There's also a fair amount of clothing torn around the crotch area and a bit of the old alcoholism bloat going on. If that's not a look, then tell that to the guy who panhandles outside the liquor store a few blocks away from me in West Philly. I hear he likes to refer to it as the "savvy vagabond," personally.