Definition of well-intended in English:

well-intended

adjective

  • 1Of a person: favourably minded or inclined; having good intentions; well-meaning.

  • 2Of an action, utterance, etc.: motivated or characterized by good intentions; well-meant.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in John Fisher (c1469–1535), bishop of Rochester, cardinal, and martyr. From well + intended.

Pronunciation

well-intended

/ˌwɛlɪnˈtɛndɪd/