One who is harmed or killed by another, especially by someone committing a criminal or unlawful act:
A noun or pronoun in the objective case.
The cause or intention underlying a given action or situation:
The number of points, etc. assigned by gamblers to one side in a contest, in an attempt to equalize betting on both sides
Lace worked by the needle.
(Archaic) An act of appointing or setting aside for a specific purpose.
The circular central mark of a target
Any of various devices used to aid the eyes in lining up a gun, optical instrument, etc. on its objective
To direct or point, as a weapon, at a particular object; to direct, as a missile, an act, or a proceeding, at, to, or against an object; as, to aim a musket or an arrow, the fist or a blow (at something); to aim a satire or a reflection (at some person or vice).
To have a purpose or intention in mind
To plan is defined as to develop a scheme or program to get something done.
Purpose is defined as to plan or intend to do something.
Any legitimate object of attack or pursuit
To be among those who finish a competition or race, especially to finish second.
A target, as in archery or riflery.
The definition of a scapegoat is someone who is assigned the blame or made to take the fall for something.
The definition of a mark is a sign, symbol, indication or a stain.
One that is fired at, attacked, or abused
the location of the target that is to be hit
An animal hunted or caught by another for food:
An open excavation or pit from which stone is obtained by digging, cutting, or blasting.
An aim or intention:
The cessation of an effort, activity, state, or motion.
(Printing) One of a set of model pages with text and illustrations pasted into place to direct the printer.
(Countable) A particular instance of playing a game; match.
(Countable) An object of an ardent desire.
A place where a particular activity or service is concentrated:
The goal or purpose behind a specific action or set of actions.
Any of a family (Columbidae, order Columbiformes) of birds with a small head, plump body, long, pointed wings, and short legs
The art of designing
Intent is defined as something you plan or mean to do.
A sense of importance or purpose:
To think about intently; study carefully
To form a plan or intention for:
To make a proposal; form or declare a purpose or design
To order or cause a person or entity to carry out a course of action; more generally, to govern an enterprise or activity. Of a judge, the giving of a verbal instruction to a witness or jury to behave in a certain way, as in, “the witness is directed to answer yes or no to the questions” or “the jury is directed to disregard the defendant’s outburst.”
A number or percentage, especially of people, constituting or designated as an upper limit:
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