- Was this intended?
- Intended to delay.
- The effect of the medication was opposite to that intended.
- That remark was intended as a joke.
- It was intended to impede the apprehension of the person
- That was a mean trick!
- A modifier that has little meaning except to intensify the meaning it modifies.
- get money by dishonest means
- The meaning of the passage is obscure.
- No stutter, maybe, but lots of mean.