intent on/upon (something)

idiom

: giving all of one's attention and effort to a specific task or goal
She seems intent on destroying our credibility.
They were intent on their work.

Dictionary Entries Near intent on/upon (something)

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“Intent on/upon (something).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intent%20on%2Fupon%20%28something%29. Accessed 29 Nov. 2022.

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