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intend /ɪnˈtend/ verb [transitive]

قصد کردن ، قصد داشتن ، خیال داشتن ، فهمیدن ، معنی دادن ، بر ان بودن ، خواستن ، قانون ـ فقه: قصد داشتن ، علوم نظامی: در نظر داشتن
Synonyms: plan, aim, have in mind or view, mean, propose, purpose
Related Idioms: figure on, have in mind to, look forward to
Related Words: attempt, endeavor, essay, strive, try, plot, scheme, assign, designate, destine

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

intend S2 W1 /ɪnˈtend/ verb [transitive]
[Word Family: adjective: intended ≠ UNINTENDED, intentionalunintentional, intent; noun: intent, intention; verb: intend; adverb: intentionallyunintentionally]
[Date: 1300-1400; Language: Old French; Origin: entendre 'to have as a purpose', from Latin intendere 'to stretch out, have as a purpose', from tendere 'to stretch']

1. to have something in your mind as a plan or purpose ⇒ intention
intend to do something
I intend to spend the night there.
intend somebody/something to do something
I didn’t intend her to see the painting until it was finished.
I never intended things to turn out the way they did.
intend that
It is intended that these meetings will become a regular event.
intend doing something
We intend looking at the situation again.
I fully intend (=definitely intend) to return home next year.

In everyday English, people usually say plan to do something or plan on doing something, rather than intend to do something or intend doing something:
I plan to spend the night there.
I didn’t plan on things taking so long. OR I didn’t plan for things to take so long.

2. be intended for somebody/something to be provided or designed for a particular person or purpose:
The book is intended for children aged 5–7.

3. intended target/victim/destination etc the person, thing, result etc that an action is intended to affect or reach:
It seems likely that General Rogers was the killer’s intended victim.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

ADV. fully She fully intends to continue her sporting career once she has recovered from her injuries.
clearly | originally He had originally intended to stay in the country for only a year or two.
PREP. for It was thought that the bomb might have been intended for a visiting MP.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

BAD: Students that are motivated intend to work harder.
GOOD: Students that are motivated tend to work harder.

Usage Note:
intend = plan to do something: 'I intend to arrive early and make sure that I get a seat.'
tend = be likely or true in most cases: 'At that age, girls tend to be more mature than boys.'

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Common Errors

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