Synonyms of 'intention'
something intendedShe announced her intention of standing for parliament.
a research programme that has failed to achieve its aim
Her plan was to teach the children at home.
The idea is to help lower-income families to buy their homes.
The goal is to raise as much money as possible.
another policy designed to achieve the same end
Is there some design in having him here?
school leavers who fail to reach their targets
Clearly she had no wish for his company.
a private pension scheme
They are prepared to go to any lengths to achieve their purpose.
The object of the exercise is to raise money for charity.
His objective was to play golf and win.
a statement of intent on arms control
end in view
The road to hell is paved with good intentions
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in the sense of design
an intentionIs there some design in having him here?
in the sense of end
the purpose of an actionanother policy designed to achieve the same end
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