|1.||[ noun ] an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions|
|Synonyms:||purpose aim intent design|
"his intent was to provide a new translation" "good intentions are not enough" "the conscious aim of answering immediate needs" "he made no secret of his designs"
|Related terms:||goal mind will view cross-purpose sake intend aim design|
|2.||[ noun ] (usually plural) the goal with respect to a marriage proposal|
"his intentions are entirely honorable"
|Related terms:||goal plural|
|3.||[ noun ] an act of intending; a volition that you intend to carry out|
"my intention changed once I saw her"
|Related terms:||volition intend|