intendment definition

  • noun:
    • The true meaning or purpose of anything, specially of a law.
    • the good sense when the legal system interprets anything, especially the purpose of legislation
    • Charge; oversight.
    • Intention; design; function.
    • the actual meaning, understanding, or intention of a law, or of every appropriate tool.
    • Understanding; cleverness.
    • Intention; design; purpose.
    • True intention or meaning: specifically made use of of you or a law, or of every legal instrument.

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