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in·tend·ed

 (ĭn-tĕn′dĭd)
adj.
1. Deliberate; intentional: "He nodded again, so slight a motion that only one who knew him could read it as an intended gesture" (Sabina Murray).
2. Prospective; future: an intended trip abroad next month.
n. Informal
A person whom one intends to marry; a fiancé or fiancée: our daughter and her intended.

in·tend′ed·ly adv.

intended

(ɪnˈtɛndɪd)
adj
planned or future
n
informal a person whom one is to marry; fiancé or fiancée

in•tend•ed

(ɪnˈtɛn dɪd)

adj.
1. purposed; intentional: an intended snub.
2. prospective: his intended wife.
n.
3. Informal. the person one plans to marry; one's fiancé or fiancée.
[1570–80]
in•tend′ed•ly, adv.
in•tend′ed•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.intended - resulting from one's intentions; "your intended trip abroad"; "an intended insult"
motivated - provided with a motive or given incentive for action; "a highly motivated child can learn almost anything"; "a group of politically motivated men"
planned - designed or carried out according to a plan; "the planned outlays for new equipment"
premeditated - characterized by deliberate purpose and some degree of planning; "a premeditated crime"
unintended - not deliberate
2.intended - future; betrothed; "his intended bride"
committed, attached - associated in an exclusive sexual relationship

intended

adjective
1. planned, proposed He hoped the sarcasm would have its intended effect.
noun
1. (Informal) betrothed, fiancé or fiancée, future wife or husband, husband- or wife-to-be Attention is turned to the Queen's youngest son and his intended.

intended

adjective
1. Done or said on purpose:
2. Pledged to marry:
noun
Informal. A person to whom one is engaged to be married:
Translations

intended

[ɪnˈtendɪd]
A. ADJ [effect] → deseado
B. N (o.f., also hum) → prometido/a m/f

intended

[ɪnˈtɛndɪd] adj
[+ target, victim] → désigné(e); [effect] → voulu(e)
(= deliberate) [insult] → intentionnel(le)
(= projected) [journey] → projeté(e)

intended

adj
effectbeabsichtigt, geplant; victimausgeguckt; targetanvisiert; what is the intended meaning of that remark?was ist mit dieser Bemerkung gemeint?
husband, wifezukünftig, in spe pred
n my intended (inf)mein Zukünftiger (inf), → meine Zukünftige (inf)

intended

[ɪnˈtɛndɪd]
1. adj
a. (deliberate, insult) → intenzionale
b. (planned, effect) → voluto/a; (journey, route) → programmato/a
2. n (old) (often hum) → fidanzato/a
he was not the intended victim → non era lui la vittima designata
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He proudly beats the air, conscious of his dignity, and meditates intended mischief.
But don't wrangle with us so long as you apply, to our intended abolition of bourgeois property, the standard of your bourgeois notions of freedom, culture, law, etc.
Jerry intended to attack as soon as he had crept sufficiently near.
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In order to cast an odium upon the power of calling forth the militia to execute the laws of the Union, it has been remarked that there is nowhere any provision in the proposed Constitution for calling out the POSSE COMITATUS, to assist the magistrate in the execution of his duty, whence it has been inferred, that military force was intended to be his only auxiliary.
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