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

Translation of aim in French:


  • 1 (purpose)
    of de to do, of doing de faire
    with the aim of doing
    dans le but de faire
  • 2 (with weapon) See examples: 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
    (gun) at sur
    (ball, stone) at sur
    tenter de donner
    (blow, kick) at à
    (vehicle) at contre
    (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
    s'efforcer de faire
    avoir l'intention de faire quelque chose
    to aim high
    viser haut

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