Made tense; stretched out; extended; forcible; violent.
- Deliberate; intentional: "The only option is whether these will be purposeful, intended policies or whether they will be . . . concealed ones” ( Daniel Patrick Moynihan).
- Prospective; future: an intended trip abroad next month.
- Informal A person whom one intends to marry; a fiancé or fiancée: our daughter and her intended.