|Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (18701938). Rogets International Thesaurus. 1922.|
|Class V. Words Releasing to the Voluntary Powers|
|Division (I) Individual Volition|
| Section II. Prospective Volition|
| 1. Conceptional Volition|
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|NOUN:||INTENTION, intent, intentionality; purpose; quo animo [L.]; project [See Plan]; undertaking [See Undertaking]; predetermination [See Predetermination]; design, ambition.|
contemplation, mind, animus, view, purview [law], proposal; study; lookout.
OBJECT, aim, end; final cause; raison dêtre [F.]; cui bono [L.]; the be-all and the end-all [Macbeth]; drift (meaning) [See Meaning]; tendency [See Tendency]; destination, mark, point, butt, goal, target, bulls-eye, quintain; prey, quarry, game.
DECISION, determination, resolve; fixed -, set -, settled- purpose; ultimatum; resolution [See Resolution]; wish [See Desire]; arrière pensée [F.]; motive [See Motive].
[STUDY OF FINAL CAUSES] teleology.
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|VERB:||INTEND, purpose, design, mean; have to; propose to oneself; harbor a design; have in -view, - contemplation, - ones eye; have in petto [It.]; have an eye to.|
bid for, labor for; be after, aspire to or after, endeavor after; be at, aim at, drive at, point at, level at; take aim; set before oneself; study to.
contemplate, meditate; take upon oneself (undertake) [See Undertaking]; take into ones head; think of, dream of, talk of; premeditate [See Predetermination]; compass [legal], calculate; destine, destinate; propose.
PROJECT (plan) [See Plan]; have a mind to (be willing) [See Willingness]; desire [See Desire]; pursue [See Pursuit].
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|ADJECTIVE:||INTENDED &c. v.; intentional, advised, express, determinate; prepense [See Predetermination]; bound for; intending &c. v.; disposed, inclined, minded; bent upon (earnest) [See Resolution]; at stake; on the -anvil, - tapis; in view, in prospect, in the breast of; in petto [It.]; teleological.|
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|ADVERB:||INTENTIONALLY &c. adj.; advisedly, wittingly, knowingly, designedly, purposely, on purpose, by design, studiously, pointedly; with intent &c. n.; deliberately (with premeditation) [See Predetermination]; with ones eyes open, in cold blood.|
FOR; with a view to, with an eye to; in order -to, - that; to the end that, with the intent that; for the purpose of, with the view of, in contemplation of, on account of.
in pursuance of, pursuant to; quo animo [L.]; to all intents and purposes.
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- Hell is paved with good intentions.Johnson
- Sublimi feriam sidera vertice.Horace