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Noun
Intention or purpose
“Our primary aim is to achieve financial discipline.”
Noun
The action of directing something at an object
“He used his left hand to steady his aim.”
Verb
Point or direct at a goal
“She turned to simply stand motionless, her wrist cannons locked on her target and Jack came around the corner to aim his weapon as well, then stopped suddenly.”
Verb
To point or direct a missile, or a weapon which propels as missile, towards an object or spot with the intent of hitting it
“More realistically, they aim at achieving a set of mutual benefits.”
Verb
To point or direct a missile, or a weapon which propels as missile, towards an object or spot with the intent of hitting it
“It's a welcome move as such products are aimed at elderly people who release the cash in their homes in order to supplement their retirement income but who may not realise the full implications of doing so.”
Verb
To have in mind as a purpose or goal
“I didn't aim to get caught.”
Verb
“The ability to aim projectiles is one advantage our ancestors might have enjoyed.”
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