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intent

EN[ɪnˈtɛnt] [-ɛnt]

    Definition of intent in English Dictionary

  • NounPLintentsSUF-ent
    1. A purpose; something that is intended.
      1. (law) The state of someone’s mind at the time of committing an offence.
      2. AdjectiveCOMmore intentSUPmost intent
        1. Firmly fixed or concentrated on something.
          1. a mind intent on self-improvement ‎
        2. Engrossed.
          1. Unwavering from a course of action.
          2. More Examples
            1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
              • This treaty, for all intents and purposes, is no longer viable.
              • He was so intent on being a good bowler that, unsatisfied with the grip, he had his bowling ball redrilled.
              • The top six are assured of continental competition and after making a statement of intent against Stoke, it would take a dramatic collapse for Newcastle to surrender their place.
          • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
            1. Adjectives
              • Nouns
                • Countable nouns
                  • Singularia tantum
                    • Uncountable nouns
                Related Links:
                1. en intention
                2. fr intention
                3. en intentions
                4. fr intentions
                5. en intently
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                Meaning of intent for the defined word.

                Grammatically, this word "intent" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
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