How to use Intentionally in a sentence

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  • Her voice was intentionally cool.

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  • I didn't intentionally keep it a secret.

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  • You intentionally tried to deceive me.

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  • Carmen wouldn't cheat, and Gerald wouldn't intentionally take her away, but if she was unhappy enough, Carmen might leave.

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  • It had crossed his mind that Josh intentionally ended his life.

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  • I wouldn't lie to you, Carmen - not intentionally, anyway.

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  • Has he ever hit you — intentionally, I mean?

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  • How much had Clara told the man, intentionally or otherwise?

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  • They who come rarely to the woods take some little piece of the forest into their hands to play with by the way, which they leave, either intentionally or accidentally.

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  • Champollion outdistanced all his competitors from the first, and had practically nothing to thank them for except material to work on, and too often that had been intentionally withheld from him.

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  • The natural steps first of making it intentionally by putting such stones into his fire, and next of improving his fire by putting it and these stones into a cavity on the weather side of some bank with an opening towards the prevalent wind, would give a simple forge, differing only in size, in lacking forced blast, and in details of construction, from the Catalan forges and bloomaries of to-day.

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  • It has been argued that the sacramental rites of the Christians were largely imitated from the pagan mysteries; but for the first two hundred years this is hardly true, except perhaps in the case of certain Gnostic sects whose leaders intentionally amalgamated the new faith with old pagan ideas and rites.

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  • Among the Dravidians a cobra which is accidentally killed is burned like a human being; no one would kill one intentionally; the serpent-god's image is carried in an annual procession by a celibate priestess.

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  • To the north a large open court divides the monastic from the menial buildings, intentionally placed as remote as possible from the 1 The Architectural History of the Conventual Buildings of the Monastery of Christ Church in Canterbury.

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  • This is one of the only known countries to actually deport citizens over the age of 18 who are recognized as "intentionally illiterate."

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  • Of these the silica and alumina are chiefly those which the gangue of the ore and the ash of the fuel introduce, whereas the lime is that added intentionally to form with these others a slag of the needed physical properties.

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  • But in all other cases where a ship is intentionally run on shore for the common safety, the consequent loss or damage shall be allowed as G.A.

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  • It is, however, likely that Theocritus intentionally used realistic language for the sake of dramatic effect, and the MSS.

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  • Either accidentally or intentionally, the railings were overturned in one place, and the people, perceiving their opportunity, at once threw them down round the whole circuit of the park.

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  • Indeed part of the temple of E-Saggila, which like other ancient temples served as a fortress, was intentionally pulled down by Xerxes after his capture of the city.

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  • These eyepieces are intentionally provided with a different chromatic magnification, which however is in opposition to that originating in the objective.

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  • During these years the policy of the different princes was marked, perhaps intentionally, by considerable uniformity.

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  • Her songs are intentionally ambiguous.

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  • It is not your place to defend her honor with clients when she is intentionally misleading them.

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  • Had Shakespeare treated it, he would hardly have contented himself with investing the hero with the nobility given by Ford to this personage of his play, - for it is hardly possible to speak of a personage as a character when the clue to his conduct is intentionally withheld.

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  • There were arrangements for the brilliant illumination of the choir and its relief, which was sometimes sculptured on both sides and reversible, while the podia were intentionally more obscure.

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  • Even so, more by chance than intentionally, Buell's leading division was opposite the Landing, awaiting only a ferry, on the evening before the battle; Grant, however, declined to allow it to cross, as he thought that there would be no fighting for some days.

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  • In a war which soon followed he was successful; the remonstrances of Carthage with Rome on the behaviour of her ally were answered by the appointment of Scipio as arbitrator; but, as though intentionally on the part of Rome, no definite settlement was arrived at, and thus the relations between Massinissa and the Carthaginians continued strained.

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  • Almost immediately after, however, Joab, who had been sent away, perhaps intentionally returned and slew Abner at the gate of Hebron.

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  • Manganese by itself rather lessens than increases the malleableness and, indeed, the general merit of the metal, but it is added intentionally, in quantities even as large as 1 5 to palliate the effects of sulphur and oxygen.

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  • Alright, not straight out, but you intentionally tried to deceive me.

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  • Has he ever hit you — intentionally, I mean?

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  • Those people died intentionally in the act of killing infidels.

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  • The moral principle being applied is that in man's relations with other creatures it is wrong to intentionally inflict unnecessary suffering.

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  • An assault is committed when a person intentionally or recklessly causes another to apprehend the immediate infliction of unlawful force.

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  • No person shall intentionally interfere with, or misuse anything provided by the University in the interests of health, safety or welfare.

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  • The neck of the animal should not be disjoined during slaughtering intentionally, even the knife should not go deep into the spinal marrow.

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  • I had been intentionally mislead in thinking that cotton was a natural and fantastic fabric.

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  • Intentionally misspelled, it isn't until you hear it that you realize that Count Orlok was the name of the vampire in Nosferatu.

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  • Is FD happy with the prospect of including in his first set of financial statements a current-year P&L account that is intentionally materially misstated?

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  • No person shall intentionally obstruct any officer or employe of the Trustees in the execution of his duties.

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  • But in the attempts to make the film look as intentionally bad as possible, the film actually turns into a rather overblown cheese-fest.

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  • Invited speakers will give their response to this intentionally provocative question, followed by an open discussion.

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  • But the BNP insisted yesterday that its members would not slap stickers on doors and would never intentionally upset anyone.

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  • It is an offense for any unauthorized person to intentionally uproot any wild plant.

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  • This is one of the only known countries to actually deport citizens over the age of 18 who are recognized as "intentionally illiterate"

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  • Many injuries are also the result of accidental contact, rather than a dog or cat intentionally striking out.

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  • Surround yourself with comfortable, intentionally worn furniture to recreate the relaxing atmosphere found at the beach.

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  • If you want a more rustic look, then you can opt for hand-hewn doors that are intentionally finished with a weathered or distressed look, but stained in a natural or dark finish.

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  • After all, when someone hurts us intentionally or unintentionally, it's easy to feel angry.

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  • Every teacher and school district has a different punishment for cheaters, depending on if it was a first offense or done intentionally.

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  • Bullying is defined as intentionally hurting another person, whether physically or verbally, with aggressive behavior for the purpose of gaining power over another person or group.

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  • According to the Partnership for a Drug-Free America, one in 10 teenagers reports intentionally abusing cough medicine to get high.

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  • In other words, the person may be revealing a lie to you by intentionally doing something that is designed to conceal the lie.

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  • This drug is used recreationally by some people who are intentionally looking for a way to avoid the need for sleep.

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  • Many of them are unflattering, and intentionally so.

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  • The fabrics are intentionally soft and the designs are simple and classic.

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  • The lenses are intentionally fairly large on these, which is great for additional protection from the sun's harmful rays.

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  • The game makers intentionally put cheats in their games.

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  • Whether this was done by Microsoft intentionally to generate buzz for the project is speculation.

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  • Because adults are so much larger and stronger than children are, an abused can suffer severe injury or death without the abuser intentionally causing such an injury.

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  • For example, aggressive children are more likely to interpret an accidental push or bump from a peer as intentionally hostile and respond accordingly.

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  • If past breath holding spells have earned children lavish attention or enabled them to get their own way, the children may intentionally cause the spells to trigger an episode.

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  • In a variation of the disorder, Munchausen by proxy (MSBP), an individual, typically a mother, intentionally causes or fabricates illness in a child or other person under her care.

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  • Young children in particular are naturally curious and may intentionally put such shiny objects as coins or button batteries into their mouths.

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  • Adolescents, however, are more likely to swallow or insert foreign bodies intentionally as a risk-taking behavior, a bid for attention, or under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

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  • If you are intentionally trying to recreate an exceptionally hard spiky look, do keep in mind that frozen hairdos may look good in the pages of magazines but can appear harsh up close.

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  • Your looks should never be the primary focus of a relationship, but intentionally putting no effort into your physical appearance is simplistically idealistic.

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  • Most guys don't intentionally set out to hurt girl's feelings.

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  • Telling her would appear as though you were intentionally trying to breakup their relationship and would likely hurt your friend.

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  • Sales pros trained in body language will do this intentionally to reinforce a sense of connection.

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  • To ensure that your girlfriend understands that you don't intentionally mean to hurt her, consider some of the following ways to break up with your girlfriend.

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  • It's not that this man intentionally sets out to create his private harem of beautiful women.

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  • If you think that your child is intentionally holding back on allowing a bowel movement to pass then you need to figure out the reasoning behind these actions.

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  • I think that it turned out that a family member intentionally set fire to the mansion, and the kids perished.

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  • While tourists and visitors often intentionally stay at one of the haunted lodges and inns that are scattered throughout Northern California, some people live in private homes that are also haunted.

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  • Some are created intentionally to spoof the general public, while some are misconceptions of actual events that are exaggerated.

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  • You simply measure your waist at its smallest point without sucking in your stomach intentionally.

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  • Some insured people feel as though the companies intentionally draw out investigations and perpetually undervalue the cost of repairs and other damages, or instead deny valid claims altogether.

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  • If an organization is grossly negligent or intentionally took part in misconduct that caused the injury they can still be sued for the personal injury.

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  • This was a first for the show, as no castaway has ever discovered the idol without clues, either intentionally or by accident.

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  • The challenge involved lots of physical contact, but Ben took things too far when he intentionally sideswiped a castaway from the other tribe.

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  • I'd never do that intentionally.

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  • A man who killed another in a quarrel must swear he did not do so intentionally, and was then only fined according to the rank of the deceased.

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  • The conflict between Saduceeism and the sopherim was hardly so intense in his days as to warrant the supposition that he omitted the name of Ezra intentionally.

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  • This supposition would compel us to believe either that the skilful writer of Acts was so careless as to incorporate a document without altering its form, or that " we " is introduced intentionally.

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  • There has also been very little naturalization of parrots, but the rosella parrakeet of Australia (Platycercus eximius) is being propagated by escaped captives in the north island of New Zealand, and its ally the mealy rosella (P. pallidiceps) is locally wild in Hawaii, the stock in this case having descended from a single pair intentionally liberated.

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  • Unlike adopting a child from an unplanned pregnancy, this child would be intentionally conceived.

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  • I DO NOT intentionally use other people's pictures myself without permission and due acknowledgment.

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  • They do offer a " guide " to installing SuSe from the net, but it lacks detail and seems intentionally cryptic to me.

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  • A new duty toward intentionally homeless people in priority need is created.

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  • C. Fremont, - whose doings in California in the next two years were to be the main assets in a life-long reputation and an unsuccessful presidential campaign, - while engaged in a government surveying expedition, aroused the apprehensions of the Californian authorities by suspicious and very possibly intentionally provocative movements, and there was a show of military force by both parties.

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  • I did nothing intentionally wrong, I did nothing anti-social, nothing which I would regard as improper.

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  • The prince walked in quickly and jauntily as was his wont, as if intentionally contrasting the briskness of his manners with the strict formality of his house.

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  • These sayings were prepared in the inner laboratory of his mind in a portable form as if intentionally, so that insignificant society people might carry them from drawing room to drawing room.

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  • Rule V.-Voluntary Stranding When a ship is intentionally run on shore, and the circumstances are such that if that course were not adopted she would inevitably sink, or drive on shore or on rocks, no loss or damage caused to the ship, cargo and freight, or any of them, by such intentional running on shore, shall be made good as G.A.

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  • A bond was drawn in which Darnley pledged himself to support the confederates who undertook to punish "certain privy persons" offensive to the state, "especially a strange Italian, called Davie"; another was subscribed by Darnley and the banished lords, then biding their time in Newcastle, which engaged him to procure their pardon and restoration, while pledging them to insure to him the enjoyment of the title he coveted, with the consequent security of an undisputed succession to the crown, despite the counter claims of the house of Hamilton, in case his wife should die without issue - a result which, intentionally or not, he and his fellow-conspirators did all that brutality could have suggested to accelerate and secure.

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  • The bulb is evidence of a direct blow, probably intentionally made, and is a point of some importance to archaeologists investigating Palaeolithic implements.

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  • In 1795 he fought a duel with Colonel Waitstill Avery (1745-1821), an opposing counsel, over some angry words uttered in a court room; but both, it appears, intentionally fired wild.

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