Part of speech:
To purpose, plan, or intend
(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.
To bring to a usually successful conclusion:
To have in mind as a purpose; plan
To formulate a scheme or program for the accomplishment, enactment, or attainment of:
Use is defined as to handle or consume something.
To direct toward an object; to aim.
Object is defined as to reason or argument against something.
To design, intend, or destine for a certain purpose or end:
A quantity whose value depends on the value given to one or more related quantities. For example, the area of a square is a function of the length of its sides.
Design is defined as to prepare or plan something.
To have in mind as a possibility or plan; intend
To aspire is defined as to desire something or to work toward a goal that you strongly want to reach.
(--- Upper Southern US) To have in mind as a goal or purpose; intend.
To design for or direct toward a specific object or audience:
To send out into space; cast:
Expectation or likelihood:
The philosophical interpretation of natural phenomena as exhibiting purpose or design.
(Mech.) A tool used for ramming or driving down a heavy object
An object desired or worked for; end; aim; goal
The definition of a mission is being sent to complete a specific task or is a group of people sent somewhere to promote the peoples' lives in some way.
(Theater) The director's plan for achieving certain effects, as of acting, lighting, etc.
A position affording a fine view; a lookout.
The definition of a scheme is a plot or a plan to achieve some action.
A fond hope or aspiration
Desire is defined as physically longing for something.
(Now Rare) End; purpose
(Uncountable) Firmness of conviction.
(In noun compounds) Plastic surgery.
A piece of work assigned or done as part of one's duties.
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