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Definition of intended adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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  1. 1that you are trying to achieve or reach the intended purpose the intended audience The bullet missed its intended target.
  2. 2planned or designed for someone or something intended for somebody/something The book is intended for children. intended as something The notes are intended as an introduction to the course. intended to be/do something This list is not intended to be a complete catalog. see also unintended
  3. Word Familyintend verbintended adjective (unintended)intention nounintentional adjective (unintentional)intentionally adverb (unintentionally)
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: intended

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