How to use Well-intentioned in a sentence
As has been demonstrated the action taken was one of vacillation between these two courses, and was complicated by a native policy which, though well intentioned and intelligible, needlessly irritated the white colonists (British and Dutch) and did not prevent bloodshed.
His administration was, in many respects, well-intentioned and useful.
The well-intentioned abolition of the tax on meat also had not the desired result, for by a system of cornering the price of meat rose to more than it In the autumn of 1896 the grand vizier (Amin-es-Sultan) encountered much hostility from some members of the shahs Mi I t riai entourage and various high personages.
Yet he was a cautious and in the main a well-intentioned prince, and the extreme moderation of his original demands seems tc prove that he did not at first aim atthe crown.
With a well-intentioned but narrow mind, he had nothing in him to strike the imagination of his subjects.Advertisement
A well-intentioned but often inscrutable treatise Schaeffer was a sincere, devout, extremely intelligent, and supremely compassionate man.
It's best to stick with adults, since even well-intentioned youngsters can forget to come by when they are supposed to.
Anglo-Australian judges are often well-intentioned - but they simply cannot conceive that a rock might have something to say (Povinelli 1995 ).
Like many Radicals, the leaders of the disturbances which broke out into open defiance and violence against authority, were probably well-intentioned men.
This top-down way of helping families is certainly well-intentioned.Advertisement
Not only in trade liberalization but in every other aspect of globalization even seemingly well-intentioned efforts have often backfired.
Foreign aid, although well-intentioned, creates welfare dependency on an international scale.
Plan honing his model is to not well-intentioned organization comes of the products.
Under no circumstances let a friend try to help as more harm than good often results from misguided but well-intentioned attempts to help.
But like most good ideas dreamed up by nice well-intentioned people, it was quickly abused.Advertisement
But what will the effect of one of these nights out be on the less well-intentioned men in our town?
The most inconvenient mail I get is for some well-intentioned person to send me a few dollars asking me for a copy of PGP.
However well-intentioned, the North has no right to impose its solutions on the South.
It 's best to stick with adults, since even well-intentioned youngsters can forget to come by when they are supposed to.
Anglo-Australian judges are often well-intentioned - but they simply cannot conceive that a rock might have something to say (Povinelli 1995).Advertisement
Some misguided but well-intentioned people may even take the kitten home and turn it loose believing they have saved it from a worse fate.
Many well-intentioned designs have been known to create an imbalance in the temperatures of your home.
Many teenagers are well-intentioned, but they are also subject to peer pressure and the anxious feeling of wanting to experience adulthood.
Baldwin made a well-intentioned but devastating mistake in renaming German Shepherds, calling them Alsatian Wolf Dogs.
In others, if not well-intentioned, the surveillance (such as listening in on a cell phone conversation because they happened to intercept the signal) is at least harmless.Advertisement
Funny presents are especially appropriate for a Secret Santa Christmas gift exchange or white elephant gift party, when most of the recipients would expect unusual and even awkward but well intentioned gifts.
Nothing throws off the most well-intentioned effort as a nasty injury.
They may not appreciate you publicizing their need, no matter how well intentioned.
They were well-intentioned, but weak, and without political ability; and the king regarded them with distrust, only qualified by his abhorrence of the ministry which they superseded.
Whether these businesses are profit-driven puppy mills or well-intentioned backyard breeders, they can still produce poorly bred dogs with health and behavioral problems.