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
Abuse is using a therapeutic agent for something other than what it was therapeutically intended for.
My mother was not an industrial designer; her production was intended for cultivated, sophisticated people with high taste; her production was limited, handcrafted, and niche.
Sachi Kriss, Panya’s manager, explained to me that the dishes are intended to complement the accompanying bowl of rice that is actually the centerpiece of the meal.
Crossroads will produce beer to be sold in stores in the Chicago area, but the boatyard brewery is primarily intended as a destination, Cashion said.
But the Evening Sun’s ringing endorsement – along with the morning Sun’s, which had appeared the previous day, no less enthusiastic but on the customary editorial page – did as was intended.
Defense lawyers have said the transaction was not going to use Johnson’s money but was intended to be a 1031 property exchange.
Lloyd was dismissive of any criticism of her old tweets, saying were intended just for friends and family.
City officials have worked with Whitaker & Associates, Inc., based in Merrillville, to study the 224 Fund, a city fund that is intended to cover EMS expenses.
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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
INTEND Defined for Kids
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