Example sentences for: intentions

How can you use “intentions” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The road to hell is paved with good intentions , eminently quotable, is attributed to Samuel Johnson only as Hell is paved with good intentions.

  • Mary was next in line for the English crown, and Elizabeth was suspicious of her intentions.

  • With just a few quick strokes, writer-director M. N. Shyamalan paints a totally authentic-feeling picture of yuppiedom--its decent intentions, complacency, and loneliness--and I didn't see a less whitewashed or sensational portrait of working-class family life this year.

  • Bill Gates "pulls strings" in Washington and other world capitals, "cheats" by coercing software pirates into signing deals with the company, and "lies" about his business intentions, the magazine says.

  • A few months later, as the Bin Ladin unit was gearing up, Jamal Ahmed al Fadl walked into a U.S. embassy in Africa, established his bona fides as a former senior employee of Bin Ladin, and provided a major breakthrough of intelligence on the creation, character, direction, and intentions of al Qaeda.

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