Translation of intentionally in Spanish:


adrede, adv.

Pronunciation /ɪnˈtɛnʃ(ə)nəli/ /ɪnˈtɛnʃən(ə)li/

Definition of adrede in Spanish


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    (do/change/say) adrede
    (do/change/say) a propósito
    (cruel/funny) intencionadamente
    we didn't do it intentionally no lo hicimos queriendo / adrede / a propósito
    • That the deaths were not caused intentionally doesn't change the consequences.
    • She flipped her mobile shut, walked past us and down the corridor, intentionally ignoring Alice and Tony.
    • He intentionally got himself incarcerated to save his soon-to-be-executed older brother.
    • Honest people do not intentionally deceive others to their detriment.
    • Thus a fire begun intentionally or negligently would not be covered.