Thesaurus > Related Words: intent

  Words related to intent

Related / Similar Words: purpose, intention, aim, design, purport, spirit, absorbed, engrossed, enwrapped, rapt, wrapped, fixed

 

Definition:
  • an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions; "his intent was to provide a new translation"; "good intentions are not enough"; "it was created with the conscious aim of answering immediate needs"; "he made no secret of his d;
  • the intended meaning of a communication;
  • wholly absorbed as in thought; "deep in thought"; "that engrossed look or rapt delight"; "the book had her totally engrossed"; "enwrapped in dreams"; "so intent on this fantastic...narrative that she hardly stirred"- Walter de la Mare; "rapt with wonder";;
  • directed with intense concentration; "a fixed stare"; "an intent gaze";

  •  
    Hyponyms: mind, idea, cross-purpose, sake, view, will

     

    Derivational Morphology: design, plan, project, contrive, aim, purpose, purport, propose, intend, mean, think

     

    Anagrams: tie-in, tie in

     

     
      Search Thesaurus

    Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
     
     
      
      Feature Word
     
      Find words starting with:
       
    A
    B
    C
       
    D
    E
    F
       
    G
    H
    I
       
    J
    K
    L
       
    M
    N
    O
       
    P
    Q
    R
       
    S
    T
    U
       
    V
    W
    X
       
    Y
    Z