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Definition 1: resulting from one's intentions - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where intended or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • your intended trip abroad
  • an intended insult

(intended is similar to ...) intentionally conceived

"a conscious effort to speak more slowly" "a conscious policy"

(intended is similar to ...) carefully thought out in advance

"a calculated insult" "with measured irony" "he made a deliberate decision not to respond negatively"

(intended is similar to ...) characterized by conscious design or purpose

"intentional damage" "a knowing act of fraud" "a deliberate attempt to provoke a response"

(intended is similar to ...) marked by good intentions though often producing unfortunate results

"a well-intentioned but clumsy waiter" "a well-meaning but tactless fellow" "the son's well-meaning efforts threw a singular chill upon the father's admirers" "blunt but well-meant criticism"

(means also ...) provided with a motive or given incentive for action

"a highly motivated child can learn almost anything" "a group of politically motivated men"

(means also ...) designed or carried out according to a plan

"the planned outlays for new equipment"

(means also ...) characterized by deliberate purpose and some degree of planning

"a premeditated crime"

(... are attributes of intended) expressive of intentions

Definition 2: future; betrothed - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where intended or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his intended bride

(intended is similar to ...) associated in an exclusive sexual relationship

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