Definition of intent on/upon (something)
- She seems intent on destroying our credibility.
- They were intent on their work.
: the act or fact of intending : purpose
: the state of mind with which an act is done : volition
: a usually clearly formulated or planned intention : aim
: directed with strained or eager attention : concentrated
: having the mind, attention, or will concentrated on something or some end or purpose
: on the surface : on it
: thereafter, thereon
: some indeterminate or unspecified thing
: some indeterminate amount more than a specified number
: a person or thing of consequence
: in some degree : somewhat
used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective
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