aim

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈeɪm/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/eɪm/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ām)



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Sense: Noun: goal
Synonyms:
purpose , intention , intent , goal , end , object , objective , target , plan , design , ambition , meaning , aspiration, dream , desire , point , idea
Sense: Verb: point a weapon
Synonyms:
point , direct , train , level , line up, sight , zero in, position , turn sth on sb, take aim
Sense: Verb: work towards
Synonyms:
work towards, pursue , strive , aspire, attempt to, seek , try , endeavor , endeavour (UK), be after (informal), make an attempt, make an effort, do your best, take a shot at (informal)
Sense: Verb: intend
Synonyms:
intend to, mean to, plan to, plan on, dream of, try to, want to, wish to, set your sights on, have sth in your sights, envision , envisage , calculate
Sense: Verb: intend for the attention or use of - followed by 'at'
Synonyms:
intend sth for, target sth at, mean sth for, design sth for, destine sth for, direct sth at, market at, direct sth towards, direct sth toward, intend sth for use by , mean sth to be used by, market sth towards, market sth toward

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