Translation of intent in Spanish:
- 1.1 (determined) (predicative) to be intent
onsomething/ -ingshe was intent on success o on succeedingestar decidido or resuelto a+ infinitiveestaba decidida or resuelta a triunfarse había propuesto triunfarExample sentences1.2 (attentive, concentrated)
(expression)to be intentde viva atención
- Chip's face was firm and Kim could tell he was intent on keeping himself above water.
- He also warned their opposition could backfire because he was now intent on deregulating the restaurant sector.
- He said he was intent on protecting direct payments to Ireland which were worth 2 billion euro annually.
onsomethingestar abstraído or concentrado enalgoExample sentences
- He was very intent on this task, as if he fancied himself a latter-day St. Francis.
- Mr McCall said the management was still ‘more intent on imposition than negotiation’.
- But the women take no notice of their admirers, so intent are they on their own conversation.
- She has an unsettling intent look, and seems to see things the people around her don't.
- I was preoccupied with this useless energy when a huge man approached with an intent look on his face.
- Danny looked up to see Cameron at the door, leaning back against it with an intent look in his eyes.
noununcountable and countable
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