• by intent
  • 故意に
  • Her eyes were intent on mine.
  • 彼女の視線は私の目にじっと注がれていた
  • intent on solving the question
  • その問題を解くのに余念がない
  • 20th Century Fox has purchased the rights to the book with the intent of creating a motion picture.
  • Wikipedia: The World Without Us
  • According to Maes, the result is more a collaborative effort by all three composers than a true representation of Borodin's intent.
  • Wikipedia: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
  • Achenar explains that his brother kidnapped Yeesha with the intent of switching minds with her, tricking Atrus and Catherine into teaching Sirrus the Art of writing Ages.
  • Wikipedia: Myst IV: Revelation
  • After Kerr resigned as Governor-General, he still sought a government position, reasoning that it had been his intent to remain for ten years as Governor-General.
  • Wikipedia: 1975 Australian constitutional crisis
  • As a high church Anglican, she was intent on promoting the established Church of England and on teaching young children and the poor the doctrines of Christianity.
  • Wikipedia: Sarah Trimmer
  • As of 2008, the Lower East Side Conservancy was trying to raise an estimate $4.5 million for repairs, with the intent of turning the building into an educational center.
  • Wikipedia: Beth Hamedrash Hagadol
  • Augustus' intent to make Gaius and Lucius Caesar his heirs was apparent when he adopted them as his own children.
  • Wikipedia: Augustus
  • Because the territorial boundary line between the US and Canada ran through the middle of Lake Erie and then up the Detroit River, combined with the prevailing belief regarding the location of the southern tip of Lake Michigan, the framers of the 1802 Ohio Constitution believed it was the intent of Congress that Ohio's northern boundary should certainly be north of the mouth of the Maumee River, and possibly even of the Detroit River.
  • Wikipedia: Toledo War
  • By this time, Taylor's relationship with Khánh had already broken down irreparably over the issue of the HNC, and the US became increasingly intent on a regime change as Khánh was becoming increasingly reliant on Buddhist support, which they saw as an obstacle to their war expansion plans.
  • Wikipedia: Nguyen Chanh Thi
  • During November of his senior year, Adenhart signed a letter of intent to play with the North Carolina Tar Heels baseball team at the University of North Carolina, although his chances of being drafted high continued to climb and the North Carolina coaching staff saw their chances of acquiring Adenhart to be slim.
  • Wikipedia: Nick Adenhart
  • For all intents and purposes, Harvey's Monte Ne was gone.
  • Wikipedia: Monte Ne
  • He attempted to maintain the Army's structure in the face of short-sighted politicians intent on cutting expenditure.
  • Wikipedia: Harry Chauvel
  • He stayed at Michigan for another year with the stated intent of obtaining his degree, but stayed without receiving the degree.
  • Wikipedia: Tyrone Wheatley
  • However, the German command was intent upon finalizing its capture of Stalingrad.
  • Wikipedia: Operation Uranus
  • In 1741, during the War of the Austrian Succession, several hundred local villagers had held off the French and Bavarian armies, intent on capturing Vienna, by painting drain pipes to look like cannons, and beating on drums, thus suggesting the presence of a large force.
  • Wikipedia: Battle of Dürenstein
  • In 1984, the Spanish Ministry of Defense declared its intent to set aside 120 billion pesetas (1.1 billion U.S. dollars) for a future tank program and attracted interest from five foreign companies.
  • Wikipedia: Lince (tank)
  • In early 2005, Fletcher announced his intent to run for re-election.
  • Wikipedia: Ernie Fletcher
  • In May 1545, the French had assembled a large fleet in the estuary of the Seine with the intent to land troops on English soil.
  • Wikipedia: Mary Rose
  • In response to this, a group of colonists, still aboard the ship as it lay off-shore, drafted and ratified the first governing document of the colony, the Mayflower Compact, the intent of which was to establish a means of governing the colony.
  • Wikipedia: Plymouth Colony
  • In tax decisions, as in all statutory cases, Hand studied the intent of the original legislation.
  • Wikipedia: Learned Hand
  • It was Woolley's intent to have distinct designs for the dime, quarter and half dollar—previously, the three pieces had been near-identical.
  • Wikipedia: Mercury dime
  • Liszt's intent was to follow the structure of the Divina Commedia and compose Dante in three movements—one each for the Inferno, Purgatorio and Paradiso.
  • Wikipedia: Choral symphony
  • Mary's intent to decorate a tree for Christmas mystified the native camp members, and Hemingway seemed to realize that Africa was a place without an influential and established religion—a place where religion could be redefined.
  • Wikipedia: True at First Light