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intend
British English: /ɪnˈtɛnd/
American English: /ɪnˈtɛnd/

Translation of intend in Italian:

transitive verb

  • 1 (have in mind)
    (outcome, meaning, result, marriage)
    as I intended
    come volevo o com'era nelle mie intenzioni
    just what, where I intended
    proprio quello che avevo in mente, dove volevo
    sooner, more than I had intended to intend to do o to intend doing
    avere intenzione di fare
    to intend somebody to do
    volere che qualcuno faccia
    to intend that …
    intendere che …
  • 2 (mean) See examples:to intend something as a joke, an insult
    dire qualcosa per scherzo, per offendere
    no insult intended
    senza offesa
    it was clearly intended as a reference to…
    voleva essere una chiara allusione a…
    to be intended for somebody, something
    essere destinato a qualcuno, qualcosa
    I never intended it to be a serious analysis she intended it to be affectionate, cruel
    voleva che risultasse affettuoso, crudele
    the law is intended to prevent …
    la legge intende impedire …
    it was not intended to be used like that
    non era previsto che si utilizzasse in questo modo

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