Textual thesaurus for "intent"

(adj) absorbed, captive, wrapped, engrossed, enwrapped

giving or marked by complete attention to

that engrossed look or rapt delight; then wrapped in dreams; so intent on this fantastic...narrative that she hardly stirred- Walter de la Mare; rapt with wonder; wrapped in thought

(noun) design, purpose, aim, intention

an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions

his intent was to provide a new translation; good intentions are not enough; it was created with the conscious aim of answering immediate needs; he made no secret of his designs

(noun) spirit, purport

the intended meaning of a communication