have no intention of

idiom

: to not plan or want to (do something)
He said he loved her, but he actually had no intention of marrying her.

Examples of have no intention of in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In that sense, Netanyahu may have no intention of signing a ceasefire deal anytime soon, even if Israel might scale back its operations in Gaza somewhat. Nicole Narea, Vox, 24 June 2024 Most anglers cannot run 25 miles in a day, and have no intention of ever attempting it. Katie Hill, Outdoor Life, 28 Feb. 2024 In Zaslav’s view, the unnamed sports venture is a sign that media heavyweights have no intention of letting outside distributors drive the push to offer bundles of competing channels (just like old-fashioned cable). Cynthia Littleton, Variety, 24 Feb. 2024 Princess Anne appears to have no intention of giving up her title of the hardest-working member of the British royal family. Stephanie Petit, Peoplemag, 10 Jan. 2024 Along those lines, the Celtics have no intention of entering the Damian Lillard sweepstakes, according to league sources. Adam Himmelsbach, BostonGlobe.com, 6 July 2023 These benchmarks are simply temporary negotiation concessions that the Senators have no intention of keeping. Wayne Winegarden, Forbes, 5 May 2023 The businesses have no intention of passing the savings along to their customers. Christopher Elliott, Anchorage Daily News, 4 May 2023 Loud protesters disrupted another meeting Wednesday of the Oak Lawn Fire & Police Commission, and have no intention of stopping. Kimberly Fornek, Chicago Tribune, 8 June 2023

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“Have no intention of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/have%20no%20intention%20of. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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