Definition of AIMS

noun : AIMS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 3. (

    ) the action of directing something at an object; "he took aim and fired" ;

verb : AIMS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 3. (

    ) move into a desired direction of discourse; "What are you driving at?" ;

  • 5. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 6. (

    ) direct (a remark) toward an intended goal; "She wanted to aim a pun" ;


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