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intention
ɪn'tɛnʃən
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. An act of intending; a volition that you intend to carry out.
  2. An anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions.
  3. The goal with respect to a marriage proposal.
Hyphenationin•ten•tion
Part of Speech(名) noun
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打算dǎsuànto plan; to intend; to calculate; plan; intention; calculation
目的mùdìpurpose; aim; goal; target; objective
eye; item; section; list; catalogue; table of contents; order (taxonomy); goal; name; title
意图yìtúintent; intention; to intend
心气xīnqìintention; motive; state of mind; ambition; aspiration; heart (TCM)
意向yìxiàngintention; purpose; intent; inclination; disposition
用意yòngyìintention; purpose
心眼xīnyǎnheart; intention; conscience; consideration; cleverness; tolerance
心肠xīnchángheart; intention; one's inclination; state of mind; to have the heart for something; mood
用心yòngxīnmotive; intention; to be diligent or attentive; careful
idea; meaning; thought; to think; wish; desire; intention; to expect; to anticipate; Italy; Italian; abbr. for 意大利
心路xīnlùscheme; artifice; tolerance; intention; motive; train of thought; brains; wit; ideas
zhǐ(same as ) (non-classical form ) purpose; will; intention; objective, good; excellent, a season; an era; time
心眼儿xīnyǎnrone's thoughts; mind; intention; willingness to accept new ideas; baseless suspicions
内涵nèihánmeaning; content; essential properties implied or reflected by a notion; intention; connotation; self-possessed
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