Our intention is to push the RCMP to continue their investigation.
The body armor would indicate an intention to do battle with the police if necessary and escape the scene if possible.
The intention here is to make a comment about the shifting truths of history.
Which the president denies is his intention—making nonsense of the rest of his message.
First, Murdoch has no intention of giving up without a fight, even to his nearest and dearest.
Then the boy relinquishes his intention and agrees to stay at home.
But he had no intention of lying idly by in the path of the hostile craft.
Am I to understand that you have no intention of respecting my wishes in this matter?
Upon her arrival Mrs. Norris announced her intention of roasting a potato.
In the eye of the law he is as guilty as if this intention was really wicked.
mid-14c., from Old French entencion "stretching, intensity, will, thought" (12c.), from Latin intentionem (nominative intentio) "a stretching out, straining, exertion, effort; attention," noun of action from intendere "to turn one's attention," literally "to stretch out" (see intend).
intention in·ten·tion (ĭn-těn'shən)
An aim that guides action.
The process by which or the manner in which a wound heals.