intend  

  • Pronunciation of intend: IH0 N T EH1 N D

  • Number of syllables of intend: 2

  • Pronunciation Video of intend

  • Definition of intend

    • (v): have in mind as a purpose; "I mean no harm"; "I only meant to help you"; "She didn''t think to harm me"; "We thought to return early that night"  
    • (v): design or destine; "She was intended to become the director"  
    • (v): denote or connote; "`maison'' means `house'' in French"; "An example sentence would show what this word means"  
    • (v): mean or intend to express or convey; "You never understand what I mean!"; "what do his words intend?"  
  • Examples of intend

    • I didn't intend to do any filibuster.  
    • Additionally, the thief must intend to defraud.  
    • I did not intend to cast aspersion.  
    • The information is strictly objective and intend to inform and edify.  
    • Did they intend to procrastinate and wait until the last minute  
    • I didn't intend to maul the person.  
    • Hitler did not intend to castigate or humiliate the dissidents in public.  
    • I didn't intend to maunder all day long about it.  
    • I intend to be cackling lasciviously well into my dotage.  
    • I didn't intend to remove the link to confection.  

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