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Pronunciation: /ˈtɑːɡɪt/

Translation of target in Arabic:


  • 2 (for bombs, missiles, attacks) هَدَف (plural: أَهْداف) to be on target كانَ مُوَجَّهاً نحو الهَدَفِ
  • 3 (of criticism, insults) عُرْضة to be the target of abuse/ridicule كانَ عُرْضةً للاعْتِداءِ \ الاسْتِهْزاءِ
  • 4 (goal, objective) هَدَف (plural: أَهْداف) to meet/miss one's targets حَقَّقَ \ لم يُحَقِّقْ أَهْدافَهُ the figures are above/below target الأَرْقامُ فوق \ دون الهَدَفِ المَنْشودِ

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • 1 [military/العسكرية] (to aim) to target a missile at sth وَجَّهَ صاروخاً إلى شَيْءٍ to target a city/factory اسْتَهْدَفَ مَدينةً \ مَصْنَعاً
  • 2 (to select) اسْتَهْدَفَ (X) [a group] [sector] the magazine targets affluent young people تَسْتَهْدِفُ المَجَلّةُ الشَبابَ الأَغْنِياءَ

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