Definition of Intent


  • the intended meaning of a communication
  • 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 designs"


  • giving or marked by complete attention to
    "that engrossed look or rapt delight"
    "then wrapped in dreams"
    "so intent on this fantastic...narrative that she hardly stirred"- Walter de la Mare
    "rapt with wonder"
    "wrapped in thought"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Intent

  • Scrabble® score of the intent (6)
  • Word Chums® score of the intent (8)
  • Words With Friends® score of the intent (8)

Unscramble intent

26 unscramble word found using the letters intent.

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