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

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  1. intentionaladjective


  2. intentionaladjective


  3. intentionaladjective


Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. intentional

    purposed, designed, deliberate, intended, done on purpose, contemplated, premeditated, studied

    undesigned, casual, unintentional, accidental, fortuitous

Princeton's WordNet

  1. intentional, knowingadjective

    characterized by conscious design or purpose

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

    well-educated, well-read, knowledgeable, learned, wise(p), knowing, wise to(p), designed, lettered


  2. designed, intentionaladjective

    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"

    designed, knowing


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. intentionaladjective

    designed, intended, premeditated, contemplated, preconcerted, studied

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. intentionaladjective

    deliberate, premeditated

    unintentional, inadvertent, accidental

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  1. John Hocevar:

    We are seeing some people experimenting with disinfecting PPE now, but that's largely out of necessity -- we just don't have enough, longer term, we'll want to be a little bit more intentional about that, and develop reusable, disinfectable PPE.

  2. Walter Shaub:

    I normally assume omissions are inadvertent, however, given all of the deception about the Stormy Stormy Daniels ' payment, it is pretty hard to believe this was not intentional.

  3. Lynda Sheridan:

    As far as the strength of Terrill's lawsuit against Gawker, the action of libel, appears to be pled more factually specific, however, the remaining two causes of action -- Breach of Confidence and Intentional Interference with Prospective Economic Advantage -- appear more challenging.

  4. League President Philip Van Cleave:

    Its almost like they want something to happen. It sounds crazy, but they keep doing it and you have to start wondering if thats intentional.

  5. Pastor Anthony Brankin:

    It was very intentional, I think, to do something against religion in a very religious week and a very religious month.

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