Well-intentioned - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌwel ɪnˈtenʃənd|  American pronunciation of the word well-intentioned
Brit.  |ˌwel ɪnˈtenʃənd|  British pronunciation of the word well-intentioned

adjective

- marked by good intentions though often producing unfortunate results(syn: well-meaning, well-meant)

a well-intentioned but clumsy waiter

Examples

They were well-intentioned, though mistaken, men.

well-intentioned grandparents who interfere between parents and children

He made a comment that, while well-intentioned, still hurt my feelings.

...a well-intentioned but feckless response to the rise in school violence...

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