Synonyms of target in English:



  • 1 targets at a range of 200 meters
    mark, bullseye, goal
  • 2 eagles can spot their target from half a mile
    prey, quarry, game, kill
  • 3 their profit target
  • 4 she was the target for a wave of abuse
    victim, butt, recipient, focus, object, subject
  • verb

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  • 1 he was targeted by a gunman
    pick out, single out, earmark, fix on;
    attack, aim at, fire at
  • 2 the product is targeted at a specific market
    aim at, direct at, level at, intend for, focus on
  • Phrases

    on target

  • 1.1 the shot was on target
    accurate, precise, unerring, sure, on the mark
  • 2.1 the project was on target
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