The object toward which one strives or for which something exists; an aim or goal:
(Intransitive) To direct the intention or purpose; to attempt the accomplishment of a purpose; to try to gain; to endeavor;—followed by at, or by an infinitive; as, to aim at distinction; to aim to do well.
A wish or urge from within; an impulse.
Having the mind and will focused on a specific purpose:
A particular area of responsibility:
A program or policy stipulating a service or benefit:
Purpose; intention; aim
An emotion, desire, physiological need, or similar impulse that acts as an incitement to action.
A sense of importance or purpose:
The cause or intention underlying a given action or situation:
The definition of a designation is the act of pointing someone out with a name, a title or an assignment.
(Mech.) A tool used for ramming or driving down a heavy object
A reason for hope
The purpose, aim, or goal of a specific action or effort:
A significant, outstanding, or effective idea, argument, or suggestion:
A strenuous effort in the face of difficulty:
A visible object of known position, serving as a guide or point of reference
A desired goal:
An aim or intention:
What one intends to do or achieve
An attitude that informs one's actions; disposition or intention.
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