- pertaining to an appearance, phenomenon, or representation in the mind; phenomenal; representational.
- pertaining to the capacity of the mind to refer to an existent or nonexistent object.
- pointing beyond itself, as consciousness or a sign.
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OTHER WORDS FROM intentionalin·ten·tion·al·i·ty, nounin·ten·tion·al·ly, adverbsub·in·ten·tion·al, adjectivesub·in·ten·tion·al·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for intentionally
“Lying is intentionally, intentionally misleading someone, all right,” he told Newsmax.After Torture Report, Our Moral Authority As a Nation Is Gone|Nick Gillespie|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The marketing for the film was designed to intentionally mislead viewers into believing that it was based on a true story.Here’s Why Your Favorite Horror Movies Are So Left-Wing|Asawin Suebsaeng|October 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We have intentionally kept Pomplamoose very light and fun.Viral Video Pioneers: How Pomplamoose is Turning YouTube Stardom Into a Sustainable Profession|Oliver Jones|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There are people who intentionally stoke the flames of hate against our community.13 Years After 9/11, Anti-Muslim Bigotry Is Worse Than Ever|Dean Obeidallah|September 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Still, the nurse reported the conversation to law enforcement, who charged Taylor with intentionally trying to end her pregnancy.Indiana 'Feticide' Charge Is the Latest Fallout From States' Strict Anti-Abortion Laws|Sally Kohn|August 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
All you have to do is to repent and trust to Him, and to go and sin no more, intentionally, wilfully that is to say.Taking Tales|W.H.G. Kingston
What we have done we have done deliberately and intentionally, and we think we know also what we have to do.History of American Socialisms|John Humphrey Noyes
Selection may be followed either methodically and intentionally, or unconsciously and unintentionally.
And the car which intentionally knocked my Salad Basket out of action—whose was it?Messengers of Evil|Pierre Souvestre
You will not think that I have intentionally attempted to deceive poor Sidney, will you?Mattie:--A Stray (Vol 1 of 3)|Frederick William Robinson
British Dictionary definitions for intentionally
- of or relating to the capacity of the mind to refer to different kinds of objects
- (of an object) existing only as the object of some mental attitude rather than in reality, as a unicorn in she hopes to meet a unicornSee also intensional