Examples of intend in a Sentence
I didn't intend any disrespect.
We intended that she come with us.
Recent Examples of intend from the Web
In October, North Carolina wrote Mr. Megaro a check for $1.5 million, half intended for each client, tax-free.
Klein has drawn heavily on some 40 hours of interviews, filmed by Anton Perich, with R. Couri Hay and James in 1977, shortly before his death, and intended for another autobiography that also never materialized.
Northfield Park, on the border of Summit and Cuyahoga counties, opened in 1934 as Sportsman's Park, intended for greyhound racing.
Over a period of years, former Fiat Chrysler executive Al Iacobelli and former UAW Vice President General Holiefield helped to save Chrysler and then stole millions intended for worker training, authorities say.
Many #NeverAgain activists, who mobilized after the February 14 school shooting in Parkland, Florida, are calling for a ban on the assault-style rifles for which the magazines are intended.
Todd Rosenberg The symphony will continue the centennial celebration of Leonard Bernstein with his Chichester Psalms, including music initially intended for the Broadway stage.
Those signs, intended for peaceful rallying, were in use on March 28, 1968, when King led a march that turned violent.
Some are low-income and historically marginalized students, like Moore, for whom the scholarship was originally intended.
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Origin and Etymology of intend
INTEND Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of intend for English Language Learners
: to plan or want to do (something) : to have (something) in your mind as a purpose or goal
: to plan for or want (someone or something) to do or be something
: to want (something that you control, provide, or have made) to be used for a particular purpose or by a particular person
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