Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

intended

[in-ten-did]
See more synonyms for intended on Thesaurus.com
adjective
  1. purposed; designed; intentional: an intended snub.
  2. prospective: one's intended wife.
Show More
noun
  1. Informal. the person one plans to marry; one's fiancé or fiancée.
Show More

Origin of intended

First recorded in 1570–80; intend + -ed2
Related formsin·tend·ed·ly, adverbin·tend·ed·ness, nounqua·si-in·tend·ed, adjectiveun·in·tend·ed, adjectiveun·in·tend·ed·ly, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

British Dictionary definitions for intendedly

intended

adjective
  1. planned or future
Show More
noun
  1. informal a person whom one is to marry; fiancé or fiancée
Show More
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012