aim


aim
1. verb
1)

he aimed the rifle

Syn:
point, direct, train, sight, line up
2)

she aimed at the target

Syn:
take aim at, fix on, zero in on, draw a bead on
3)

undergraduates aiming for a degree

Syn:
work toward, be after, set one's sights on, try for, strive for, aspire to, endeavor to achieve; formal essay for
4)

this system is aimed at the home entertainment market

Syn:
target at, intend for, destine for, direct at, design for, tailor for, market to, pitch to/at
5)

we aim to give you the best possible service

Syn:
intend, mean, have in mind/view; plan, resolve, propose, design
See note at intend
2. noun

our aim is to develop gymnasts to the top level

Syn:
objective, object, goal, end, target, design, desire, desired result, intention, intent, plan, purpose, object of the exercise; ambition, aspiration, wish, dream, hope, raison d'être

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