Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


And what are your intentions with regard to this fair captive?

He had not intended this; it seemed hardly his fault: his intentions had been good, or at least not bad.

I am to be unlucky in all I do, I think, be my intentions ever so good.

"My intentions with regard to Dick are strictly honourable," she remarked.

I have no subterfuges, no arts, no intentions, but to keep to the letter of them.

She has fully explained to me your intentions, Sir, and what you mean to do for her.

Nothing in their demeanour betrayed their thoughts or intentions.

Here, at last, we got definite information of the Mohmands' intentions.

Their surprise was great; for they had not the most remote idea of her intentions.

It is all very well to talk of his intentions; but the proof of the pudding is in the eating.