intendment (n.)
intent, intention, purpose
AYL I.i.125 [Charles to Oliver, of Orlando] you might stay him from his intendment
H5 I.ii.144 [King Henry to Canterbury] We ... fear the main intendment of the Scot
Oth IV.ii.203 [Roderigo to Iago] [I have] said nothing but what I protest intendment of doing
Ven 222 [of Venus] now her sobs do her intendments break