thought (n.)
intention, purpose, design
E3 III.iv.49[King Edward to Audley, of Prince Edward] This is the day ... / To season his courage with those grievous thoughts
Mac I.v.39[Lady Macbeth alone] Come, you spirits / That tend on mortal thoughts, unsex me here
Per Chorus.IV.41[Gower alone, of Dionyza] The sooner her vile thoughts to stead
Sonn.10.9[] O change thy thought, that I may change my mind!
Ven.551[of Venus approaching Adonis] Whose vulture thought doth pitch the price so high / That she will draw his lips' rich treasure dry
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