Definition of intended
- an intended career
- his intended bride
The book failed to reach its intended audience.
you may feign innocence, but I know that that last remark was an intended dig
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after a bit of bickering, she and her intended have finally picked out a wedding site
: a person to whom someone is engaged to be married
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