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aim
British English: /eɪm/
American English: /eɪm/

Translation of aim in French:

noun

  • 1 (purpose)
    but (m) (of de) (to do, of doing de faire)
    with the aim of doing
    dans le but de faire
  • 2 (with weapon) to take (careful) aim to take aim at something/somebody
    viser quelque chose/quelqu'un
    to miss one's aim
    manquer sa cible
    his aim is bad
    il vise mal

transitive verb

  • 1to be aimed at somebody
    (campaign, product, insult, remark)
    viser quelqu'un
    to be aimed at doing
    (effort, action)
    viser à faire
    we are aiming the campaign at the young, the campaign is aimed at the young
    dans cette campagne nous visons les jeunes
  • 2
    braquer (gun) (at sur)
    lancer (ball, stone) (at sur)
    tenter de donner (blow, kick) (at à)
    diriger (vehicle) (at contre)
    well-aimed
    (blow, kick)
    bien placé

intransitive verb

  • to aim for something, to aim at something [literal] [figurative]
    viser quelque chose
    to aim at doing, to aim to do
    (try) s'efforcer de faire
    (intend) avoir l'intention de faire quelque chose
    to aim high
    [figurative]
    viser haut

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