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English definition of “intent”

intent

adjective     /ɪnˈtent/
giving all your attention to something: an intent stare She had an intent look on her face .Cautious and vigilantPaying attention and being careful intently     /-li/ adverb The child stared intently at her.Cautious and vigilantPaying attention and being careful
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