intend intend  /ɪn ˈtɛnd/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) have in mind as a purpose
  2. (v) design or destine
  3. (v) mean or intend to express or convey
  4. (v) denote or connote

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. I intend to address the problem with free market solutions and with respect for the freedom of individuals to make important choices for themselves.
  2. I intend to address the problem with free market solutions and with respect for the freedom of individuals to make important choices for themselves.
  3. Starting next year, Sony and Panasonic intend to bring 3-D HDTV into the home.

News

  1. Do You Know What Signals You're Sending at Work?

    When it comes to how you're judged at work, you might think that the quality of your work is all that matters. But human perceptions are a lot more complicated than that, and you might send signals that you don't realize or intend.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: U.S.News & World Report LP via Yahoo! News

  2. DuPage delays vote on Islamic learning center

    DuPage County officials say they intend to comply with a federal judge's ruling related to a planned Islamic education facility near Naperville. But first they want a clarification about exactly what the judge wants them to do.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Daily Herald

  3. Belichick on Tebow: 'We'll see how it goes'

    Looking for insight on how the New England Patriots intend to use just-signed quarterback Tim Tebow?        
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Chicago Tribune

Quotes

  1. "I have already directed my economic team to come up with an Economic Recovery Plan that will mean 2.5 million more jobs by January of 2011 - a plan big enough to meet the challenges we face that I intend to sign soon after taking office. We'll be...
    on Nov 22, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: AHN

  2. "I intend to confound the critics and the skeptics," Netanyahu said. "I need a partner."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Benjamin Netanyahu Source: TIME

  3. "We didn't set out to conquer Gaza. We didn't set out to control Gaza. We don't want to remain in Gaza and we intend on leaving Gaza as fast as possible," Olmert said at a dinner in Jerusalem with the leaders of Britain, France, Germany and Spain.
    on Jan 14, 2009 By: Ehud Olmert Source: MSNBC (press release)

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