an act of intending
a volition that you intend to carry out
"my intention changed once I saw her"
(usually plural) the goal with respect to a marriage proposal
"his intentions are entirely honorable"
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"