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We found 41 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word intent:
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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. intent: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. intent: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. intent: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. intent: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. intent: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. intent, intent: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Intent, intent, intent: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. intent: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. intent: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. intent: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. intent: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. intent: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. intent: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. intent (adj.), intent (n.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. intent: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. intent: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Intent (Android), Intent (Military), Intent (law), Intent (military), Intent, The Intent (film), The Intent: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Intent: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. intent: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. intent: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. Intent: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. intent: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. intent: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. intent: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. intent: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. intent: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. intent: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. intent: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  2. intent: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  3. intent: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  5. intent: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  6. intent: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  7. intent: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. intent: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Intent: National MCH Center for Child Death Review [home, info]
  2. intent: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. intent: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. intent: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (intent)

noun:  the intended meaning of a communication
noun:  an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions ("His intent was to provide a new translation")
adjective:  directed with intense concentration ("An intent gaze")
adjective:  wholly absorbed as in thought ("So intent on this fantastic...narrative that she hardly stirred- Walter de la Mare")

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Phrases that include intent:   intent on, specific intent, donative intent, hostile intent, assault with intent, more...

Words similar to intent:   aim, purpose, absorbed, design, engrossed, enwrapped, fixed, intention, intently, intentness, purport, rapt, spirit, wrapped, goal, meaning, more...

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