Synonyms of aim in English:

aim

verb

  • 1 he aimed the rifle
    point, direct, train, sight, focus, level, line up, position; turn something on someone
  • 2 she aimed at the target
    take aim at, fix on, zero in on, draw a bead on
  • 3 undergraduates aiming for a first degree
    work towards, be after, set one's sights on, try for, strive for, pursue, seek, aspire to, endeavour to achieve, have in view, have designs on, wish for, want
    formal essay
  • 4 this system is aimed at the home entertainment market
    intend for, mean for, address to, destine for; target at, direct towards, market at, design for, tailor to, orient towards, pitch to/towards
  • 5 the course aims to educate children to cope with dangerous situations
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  • our aim is to develop gymnasts to the top level
    objective, object, goal, end, target, grail, holy grail, design, desire, desired result, intention, intent, plan, purpose, idea, point, object of the exercise; ambition, aspiration, wish, dream, hope; resolve; Frenchraison d'être
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