Definitions For Intent


  • An anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions
  • The intended meaning of a communication
  • The thing that you plan to do or achieve : an aim or purpose


  • Giving or marked by complete attention to

Is Intent a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Intent is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Intent in a Sentence

  • She thinks I'm trying to make things difficult for her, but that's not my intent.
  • The intent of the law is to protect consumers.
  • He was charged with assault with intent to kill.
  • intent on finishing her sculpture in time for the group show
  • He was so intent on his work that he didn't hear the dog bark

Synonyms for Intent

Antonyms for Intent

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