intend - translate into Spanish with the English-Spanish dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “intend”

See all translations

intend

verb /inˈtend/
to mean or plan (to do something or that someone else should do something)
tener la intención de, querer
Do you still intend to go? Do you intend them to go? Do you intend that they should go too?
to mean (something) to be understood in a particular way
pretender, querer decir
His remarks were intended to be a compliment.
(with for) to direct at
ir dirigido a
That letter/bullet was intended for me.
intent /-t/ adjective (with on) meaning, planning or wanting to do (something)
decidido, resuelto, que tiene intención de
He’s intent on going He’s intent on marrying the girl.
(with on) concentrating hard on
absorto
She was intent on the job she was doing.
intention /-ʃən/ noun what a person plans or intends to do
intención
He has no intention of leaving He went to see the boss with the intention of asking for a pay rise If I have offended you, it was quite without intention Despite all his good intentions, he couldn’t cheer her up.
intentional /-ʃənl/ adjective (opposite unintentional) done, said etc deliberately and not by accident
intencional
I’m sorry I offended you – it wasn’t intentional an intentional act of violence.
intentionally adverb
intencionalmente
He intentionally misled her.
intently adverb with great concentration
atentamente
He was watching her intently.
(Definition of intend from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “intend” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

gale-force

(of winds) very strong

Word of the Day

They sometimes go here and they never go there: using adverbs of frequency

by Liz Walter,
April 29, 2015
Sometimes, always, often, never: these are some of the most common words in English.  Unfortunately, they are also some of the words that cause the most problems for students. Many of my students put them in the wrong place, often because that’s where they go in their own languages. They say things

Read More 

Evel abbreviation

May 04, 2015
English votes for English laws; the idea that only English (as opposed to Scottish, Welsh or Irish) MPs should be allowed to vote for laws that affect only England Yet these are the two principal constitutional proposals that have come from the Conservative party in its kneejerk response to Ukip’s English nationalism and

Read More