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Pronunciation of Intends: Learn how to pronounce Intends in English correctly

Learn how to say Intends correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word intend:

verb
[with object]
1have (a course of action) as one’s purpose or intention; plan:
[with infinitive]:
the company intends to cut 400 jobs
[with clause]:
it was not intended that colleges should have to revise their current schemes
(intend something as/to do something) plan that something should be or do something:
a series of questions intended as a checklist
plan that speech should have (a particular meaning):
no offence was intended, I assure you
2 (usually be intended for/to do something) design or destine something for a particular purpose:
pigs intended for human consumption
a one-roomed cottage intended to accommodate a family
(be intended for) be meant or designed for the use of (a particular person or group):
this benefit is intended for people incapable of work
Derivatives
intender
noun
Origin:
Middle English entend (in the sense ‘direct the attention to’), from Old French entendre, from Latin intendere ‘intend, extend, direct’, from in- ‘towards’ + tendere ‘stretch, tend’