- Avowed intentIf someone makes a solemn or serious promise publicly to attempt to reach a certain goal, this is their avowed intent.
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avowed intent — If someone makes a solemn or serious promise publicly to attempt to reach a certain goal, this is their avowed intent. (Dorking School Dictionary) *** When someone makes a public declaration of their objective or goal, this is their… … English Idioms & idiomatic expressions
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