the action of directing something at an object; "he took aim and fired"
the goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable); "the sole object of her trip was to see her children" Synonyms: object, objective, target,
an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions; "his intent was to provide a new translation"; "good intentions are not enough"; "it was created with the conscious aim of answering immediate needs"; "he made no secret of his designs" Synonyms: purpose, intent, intention, design,
the direction or path along which something moves or along which it lies Synonyms: bearing, heading,
specifically design a product, event, or activity for a certain public Synonyms: calculate, direct,
direct (a remark) toward an intended goal; "She wanted to aim a pun"
move into a desired direction of discourse; "What are you driving at?" Synonyms: drive, get,
intend (something) to move towards a certain goal; "He aimed his fists towards his opponent''s face"; "criticism directed at her superior"; "direct your anger towards others, not towards yourself" Synonyms: target, place, direct, point,
point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards; "Please don''t aim at your little brother!"; "He trained his gun on the burglar"; "Don''t train your camera on the women"; "Take a swipe at one''s opponent" Synonyms: take, train, take aim, direct,