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intention

in·ten·tion

intention

 
 
pronunciation:
ihn ten shn
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part of speech: noun
definition: a decided course of action; plan.
He went to college with the intention of getting a degree.
synonyms:
plan, resolve
similar words:
aim, ambition, design, idea, project, proposal
Word Parts
The word intention contains the following part:
tend, tent, tens Latin root that means stretch