Meaning of intend
Pronunciation: (in-tend'), [key]
- to have in mind as something to be done or brought about; plan: We intend to leave in a month.
- to design or mean for a particular purpose, use, recipient, etc.: a fund intended for emergency use only.
- to design to express or indicate, as by one's words; refer to.
- (of words, terms, statements, etc.) to mean or signify.
- to direct (the eyes, mind, etc.).
- to have a purpose or design.
- to set out on one's course.
- intend (Thesaurus)