What does the word intent mean?

Usage examples for intent

  1. " She was painfully intent on solitude when she left here. – Betty Wales Freshman by Edith K. Dunton
  2. Fortunately they had not seen me, so intent were they on getting away. – Guy Garrick by Arthur B. Reeve
  3. " I have' asked Murdy to come round," continued Malcolm Sage, still intent upon his game. – Malcolm Sage, Detective by Herbert George Jenkins