intention englannista suomeksi
The goal or purpose behind a specific action or set of actions.
a. 1784, attributed to (w)
- Hell is paved with good intentions.
- “My Continental prominence is improving,” I commented dryly. ¶ Von Lindowe cut at a furze bush with his silver-mounted rattan. ¶ “Quite so,” he said as dryly, his hand at his mustache. “I may say if your intentions were known your life would not be worth a curse.”
(RQ:Burton Melanchol), I.iii.3:
- cold in those inner parts, cold belly, and hot liver, causeth crudity, and intention proceeds from perturbations ….
- it is attention : when the mind with great earnestness, and of choice, fixes its view on any idea, considers it on all sides, and will not be called off by the ordinary solicitation of other ideas, it is that we call intention or study
1732, (w), ''An Essay Concerning the Nature of Ailments …'', Prop. II, p.159:
- In a Word, the most part of chronical Distempers proceed from Laxity of Fibres; in which Case the principal Intention is to restore the Tone of the solid Parts;(nb..).
The process of the healing of a wound.
2007, Carie Ann Braun, Cindy Miller Anderson, ''Pathophysiology: Functional Alterations in Human Health'', p.49:
- When healing occurs by primary intention, the wound is basically closed with all areas of the wound connecting and healing simultaneously.
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