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intención

Translation of intención in English:

sustantivo femenino

  • no fue mi intención ofenderte
    I didn't mean to offend you
    it was not my intention to offend you
    ¿qué intenciones trae?
    what are his intentions?
    tiene buenas intenciones
    she's well-intentioned
    her intentions are good
    she means well
    tiene malas intenciones
    he is up to no good
    lo dijo con segundas intenciones or segunda intención or doble intención
    she had ulterior motives o her own reasons for saying it
    me preguntó por ella con (mala) intención
    he asked after her on purpose
    he deliberately asked after her
    sé que lo hacen con la mejor intención
    I know they're doing it with the best of intentions
    I know they mean well
    lo que cuenta es la intención intención de + infinitivovine con (la) intención de ayudarte
    I came to help you
    I came with the intention of helping you
    I came intending to help you
    tiene (la) intención de abrir un bar
    she plans o intends to open a bar
    no tengo la menor or la más mínima intención de devolvérselo
    I have no intention whatsoever of giving it back to him
    I haven't the slightest intention of giving it back to him
    de buenas intenciones está empedrado el camino del infierno
    the road to hell is paved with good intentions

    Compounds

    intención de voto

    • la intención de voto de la mayoría de los encuestados
      the way that most of the people interviewed intended to vote
Example sentences
  • ESTAS SON varias encuestas de intenciones de hinchas en la Costa ecuatoriana.
  • Sin embargo, las verdaderas intenciones del Gobierno hacia los medios aún no están claras.
  • Resultados de la encuesta de intenciones de siembras en el departamento de La Libertad.

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