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synonyms for intend

  • aim
  • contemplate
  • design
  • designate
  • destine
  • expect
  • mean
  • plan
  • propose
  • resolve
  • think
  • try
  • appoint
  • attempt
  • connote
  • decree
  • dedicate
  • denote
  • devote
  • endeavor
  • essay
  • express
  • import
  • indicate
  • meditate
  • ordain
  • plot
  • purpose
  • reserve
  • scheme
  • signify
  • spell
  • strive
  • add up
  • aspire to
  • be determined
  • be resolved
  • figure on
  • have in mind
  • hope to
  • look forward
  • set apart
  • set aside
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antonyms for intend

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  • disbelieve
  • disregard
  • forget
  • ignore
  • neglect
  • dismiss
  • misuse
  • use
  • waste
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How to use intend in a sentence

Masai is taking some time to process the ordeal, and intends to address it publicly at a later date.
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Chapek said the company is “still intending it to be theatrical but we’re going to be watching very carefully” to determine whether it might move to a streaming platform.
DISNEY TOOK IN NEARLY $5 BILLION LESS IN REVENUE OVER THE PANDEMIC-RIDDLED HOLIDAYSSTEVEN ZEITCHIKFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
We had members of Congress who intended to challenge the election results opting not to after what happened.
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At a high setting, the cordless heated blanket can only stay warm for two hours, which may be an issue depending upon your intended use.
BEST HEATED THROW BLANKET: BUNDLE UP WITH THESE ELECTRIC BLANKETSPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMFEBRUARY 11, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The corona passport is intended to speed a return to normal, but what it will look like is still under discussion.
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Unlike Graham, some of the 45 Senate Republicans who voted to dismiss the trial on constitutional grounds have indicated that they intend to hear out the evidence before making a final decision.
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Some of the world’s biggest economies have said they intend to do just that.
COUNTRIES MUST RAMP UP CLIMATE PLEDGES BY 80 PERCENT TO HIT KEY PARIS TARGET, STUDY FINDSBRADY DENNISFEBRUARY 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Compared with previous plans, Democrats are accelerating the rate at which the stimulus payments decline for higher-income earners, a move intended to prevent wealthy Americans from receiving the benefit.
HOUSE DEMOCRATS REJECT PLAN TO SHARPLY CURTAIL $1,400 STIMULUS PAYMENTS IN CORONAVIRUS RELIEF PACKAGEJEFF STEIN, ERICA WERNERFEBRUARY 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Gill, who did not respond to a request for comment, has told interviewers he is not trying to pump up the price of the stock and always intended to hold his shares for the long term.
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She seems to have awakened the spirit of poetry the way I think it was intended to be, to be a voice of the people.
AMANDA GORMAN CLEARLY HAS TALENT. BUT THERE’S MORE TO HER METEORIC RISE.NNEKA MCGUIREFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO INTEND

  • address
  • angle
  • aspire
  • attempt
  • cast
  • concentrate
  • contemplate
  • covet
  • design
  • direct
  • endeavor
  • essay
  • fix
  • focus
  • intend
  • level
  • mean
  • plan
  • propose
  • purpose
  • set one's sights on
  • sight
  • slant
  • steer
  • strive
  • target
  • train
  • try
  • want
  • wish
  • zero in on
  • zoom in
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