Definition of aspiring in English:


Syllabification: as·pir·ing
Pronunciation: /əˈspī(ə)riNG


  • Directing one’s hopes or ambitions toward becoming a specified type of person: an aspiring artist
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    • Despite minor problems, Greek is still a very addictive little show with some positive messages for aspiring college students.
    • Many younger voters know little about the aspiring senator.
    • She's probably an aspiring actress, or an aspiring something else.

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