Synonyms of 'intend'
to have as one's purposeShe intends to do A levels and go to university.
They plan to move house next year.
I didn't mean to hurt you.
aim, , ,
I didn't aim to get caught.
I propose to spend my entire life travelling.
His life went in the direction that he purposed.
contemplate, , ,
He contemplated a career as an army medical doctor.
be resolved or determined,
have in mind or view
to design or destine (for a certain purpose or person)This money is intended for the development of the tourist industry.
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in the sense of aim
to propose or intendI didn't aim to get caught.
in the sense of contemplate
to consider as a possibilityHe contemplated a career as an army medical doctor.
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