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intended

adjective

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intended

noun

Synonyms of intended (Entry 2 of 3)

the person to whom one is engaged to be married
  • after a bit of bickering, she and her intended have finally picked out a wedding site

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intended

verb
past tense of intend

Synonyms of intended (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to have in mind as a purpose or goal
  • an aspiring entrepreneur who intends to revolutionize the biotech industry

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2 to communicate or convey (as an idea) to the mind
  • lawyers for both sides argued for days about what was intended by a particular phrase in the law

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The first known use of intended was in the 15th century

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“Intended.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/intended. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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