[in-ten-duh ns] /ɪnˈtɛn dəns/
an administrative department, especially one in the government system introduced by the French statesman Richelieu during the 17th century, or the officials in charge of it.
the official quarters of an .
the function of an ; superintendence; intendancy.
any of various public departments, esp in France
a less common word for superintendence See superintendence
[in-ten-duh n-see] /ɪnˈtɛn dən si/ noun, plural intendancies. 1. the office or function of an . 2. a body of . 3. Also, intendency. a district under the charge of an . /ɪnˈtɛndənsɪ/ noun 1. the position or work of an intendant 2. intendants collectively 3. (history) the district or area administered by an intendant
[in-ten-duh nt] /ɪnˈtɛn dənt/ noun 1. a person who has the direction or management of some public business, the affairs of an establishment, etc.; a superintendent. 2. the title of various government officials, especially administrators serving under the French, Spanish, or Portuguese monarchies. /ɪnˈtɛndənt/ noun 1. (history) a provincial or colonial official of France, Spain, […]
[in-ten-did] /ɪnˈtɛn dɪd/ adjective 1. purposed; designed; : an intended snub. 2. prospective: one’s intended wife. noun 3. Informal. the person one plans to marry; one’s fiancé or fiancée. [in-tend] /ɪnˈtɛnd/ verb (used with object) 1. to have in mind as something to be done or brought about; plan: We intend to leave in a […]
[in-ten-did] /ɪnˈtɛn dɪd/ adjective 1. purposed; designed; : an intended snub. 2. prospective: one’s intended wife. noun 3. Informal. the person one plans to marry; one’s fiancé or fiancée. /ɪnˈtɛndɪd/ adjective 1. planned or future noun 2. (informal) a person whom one is to marry; fiancé or fiancée