What does the word intention mean?

Usage examples for intention

  1. No, not until the tomb is opened- I had no intention of that. – There was a King in Egypt by Norma Lorimer
  2. My mother and elder brother were at this time abroad, and were not consulted;- did not even know my intention in time to protest against it. – Autobiography of Anthony Trollope by Anthony Trollope
  3. Evidently the intention was that only one person at a time should find room to pass through it. – Edison's Conquest of Mars by Garrett Putman Serviss