What is the opposite of intent?

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Adjective
Opposite of attentively occupied with
Adjective
Opposite of fully committed to achieving a goal
Adjective
Opposite of having or displaying resolve
“I have my doubts that you are going to succeed because you seem like a very weak-willed person.”
Adjective
Opposite of having zealous fervor
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“Tom wasn't accustomed to detail and became apathetic to what his coach had to say.”
Adjective
Opposite of having or showing eagerness or enthusiasm towards an activity
“I was just a casual follower of tennis, but a fanatic enthusiast of basketball.”
Adjective
(keen on) Opposite of having an attraction to
“I have a deep physical attraction towards Boris, but I'm completely indifferent to his personality.”
Adjective
Opposite of separated or disconnected
Adjective
Opposite of deep in thought
Adjective
Opposite of having or showing a tendency to be quickly irritated or provoked
Adjective
Opposite of characterized by conscientious attention to details
“It was evident that the editor had merely given the report a cursory glance based on the number of grammatical mistakes it contained.”
Adjective
Opposite of resulting from or showing sincere and intense conviction
Adjective
Opposite of tending to or able to penetrate
Noun
Opposite of an aim, intention or purpose
Noun
Opposite of possession of a similar meaning through paraphrasing
“He was accused of saying some vile things but a recording proved his words to have actually been to the contrary.”
Noun
(mass noun) Opposite of a goal or set of goals planned ahead of time
“Igor had a sudden compulsion to go bungee jumping.”
Noun
Opposite of an aim or end result that a person is trying to achieve
“I reflected on the pointlessness of working in the job that I do, and I realized that I was completely and utterly unfulfilled.”
Noun
Opposite of the object or goal of something
“Warnings on cigarette packets serve as a deterrent to would-be smokers.”
Noun
Opposite of an ambition or hope
“Demoralising idleness and the humiliation of charity or relief work left the unemployed dispirited, apathetic, or divided.”
Noun
Opposite of the action or fact of intending
Noun
Opposite of intention or purpose
Noun
Opposite of a goal or purpose
Noun
Opposite of an object of an ardent desire
Noun
Opposite of a goal or desired result
“We will run through the agenda at the commencement of our meeting.”
Noun
Opposite of a determination or effort (to do something)
“His announcement that he would run for President would be met with surprising indifference.”
Noun
Opposite of a general meaning or character
Noun
Opposite of a passionate aspiration or ambition
“He had an aversion to thoughts of having to stay in his hometown for the rest of his life.”
Noun
Opposite of the action of planning something (especially a crime) beforehand
Noun
Opposite of the idea that is conveyed or intended to be conveyed to the mind by language, symbol, or action
Noun
Opposite of the material dealt with in a speech, performance or work
“By way of digression and as an aside, here's a little anecdote from education.”
Noun
Opposite of perseverance in carrying out action
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