Examples of intentional in a Sentence
an intentional and premeditated killing
I apologize for the omission of your name from the list. It was not intentional.
Recent Examples of intentional from the Web
The intentional slowing of trains is traced back to a 1995 J train crash that killed the a conductor and injured dozens more.
The setting doesn’t need to be formal, just intentional.
Russia has more than twice the number of intentional homicides than the US, but Americans are over five times more likely to be burgled and over 14 times more likely to be assaulted, according to the UN Office on Drugs and Crime.
Colyer’s erroneous response appears intentional and carefully calculated.
Attempts to curb opioid use among adults have not curtailed this troubling trend, the authors say, and more efforts are needed to reduce opioid ingestion—both intentional and accidental—in kids.
Unfortunately, Webber nixed any idea the slip-up was intentional on his Twitter feed after the game.
A year ago, everyone on that staff (save for Greg Frey) was a Harbaugh disciple and echo chambers can develop quickly, intentional or not.
Armed forces history curator Jennifer Jones explains that the claustrophobic design of the museum's POW exhibit was entirely intentional.
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First Known Use of intentional
Synonym Discussion of intentional
- a voluntary confession
- the intentional concealment of vital information
- deliberate acts of sabotage
- willing obedience
INTENTIONAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of intentional for English Language Learners
: done in a way that is planned or intended
INTENTIONAL Defined for Kids
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