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Definitions for intentional
ɪnˈtɛn ʃə nlin·ten·tion·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. intentional, knowing(adj)

    characterized by conscious design or purpose

    "intentional damage"; "a knowing attempt to defraud"; "a willful waste of time"

  2. designed, intentional(adj)

    done or made or performed with purpose and intent

    "style...is more than the deliberate and designed creation"- Havelock Ellis; "games designed for all ages"; "well-designed houses"


  1. intentional(Adjective)

    Intended or planned; done deliberately or voluntarily.

  2. intentional(Adjective)

    Done with intent.

  3. Origin: intention + -al

Webster Dictionary

  1. Intentional(adj)

    done by intention or design; intended; designed; as, the act was intentional, not accidental

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. intentionnel.]

How to pronounce intentional?

  1. Alex
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How to say intentional in sign language?

  1. intentional


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of intentional in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of intentional in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of intentional in a Sentence

  1. Glenda Cloud:

    Change is inevitable, growth is intentional.

  2. President Trump:

    I find it hard to believe it was intentional.

  3. Bob Reish:

    Determination is the intentional focus of our goals

  4. Ana Homayoun:

    It's certainly not intentional, and that needs to be clear.

  5. Mohammad Shah Alam:

    Whether it is intentional or negligence, we are trying to find out.

Images & Illustrations of intentional

  1. intentionalintentionalintentionalintentionalintentional

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