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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.


with an intention or aim
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On June 19 last year, Osborne drove his van intendedly into the worshippers leaving Finsbury Park Mosque after evening prayers in north London.
Implicitly, at this early moment, Ostrom seems to presume intendedly rational actors (consumers and producers) (Simon, 1962: 16, quoted by Williamson, 1985: 45), and it is only later that the Ostroms make behavioral responses to institutions an object of their research (Ostrom and Ostrom, 1999a: 107).
The BTF explains this as the struggle involved in intendedly altering firm (and subsequently added, interfirm) routines (Argote & Greve, 2007).
The resulting plays become more contemporary and intendedly audience-friendly, although, as pointed out by some scholars (Thacker 2008: 18), they may mislead the spectators to accept a parody as something genuinely Lopean or Calderonian.
Bounded rationality assumes that actors are intendedly rational (i.
Simon's notion of "bounded rationality," being "behavior that is intendedly rational, but only limitedly so .
Moreover, bounded rationality, or behavior that is intendedly rational, but only limitedly so (Simon, 1947), does not play a role in resource dependence thinking.
Similarly, Miller, Droge, and Toulouse (1988) remarked that executives make decisions in an intendedly rational way, by performing analysis and consulting frequently with other managers to improve their chances of success.
One classic was 'In your heart, you know he's right' - the intendedly self-promoting slogan of the ultra-conservative Republican, Senator Barry Goldwater, in his doomed 1964 presidential campaign against incumbent President Lyndon Johnson.
In what follows, I build on and extend the central argument that Charles Smith makes; namely that even though marketplaces may be characterized by intendedly rational realms of interchange, marketplaces most fundamentally are socially achieved essences and are best studied and understood in these terms.
Furthermore, as we mentioned earlier, our review of leadership theories is intendedly only representative, given our purpose and space restrictions.