What is aim?

  • (noun): The goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable).
    Synonyms: object, objective, target
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on aim:

List Of Awards And Nominations Received By Adele - AIM Independent Music Awards
... The AIM Independent Music Awards, hosted by the Association of Independent Music (AIM), were established in 2011 to recognize artists signed to independent record labels in the ...
Chaim Pinto
... Rabbi Ḥaim Pinto (1748–1845) was the leading rabbi in the seaport city of Essaouira, Morocco, known in his lifetime as Mogador, Morocco ... The Ḥaim Pinto Synagogue, the building that was Rabbi Pinto's home, office and synagogue is preserved as an historic site ... Contemporary descendants include Rabbi Yishayahu Yosef Pinto, Rabbi Ḥaim Pinto of Ashdod, Israel, Rabbi David Pinto ...
AIM - Others
... (religion) Ai Maeda (voice actress), who is also called "AiM" ... Aim (demon) Aim toothpaste Ancestry-informative marker Atoms in Molecules Aim (trigraph) A purpose A destination ...
Soviet Support For Iran During The Iran–Iraq War - Air Warfare - Weapons
... Bureau denies that the R-33 was based on the AIM-54 Phoenix, maintaining that he has never actually seen a live Phoenix." F-14 aircraft in Iranian service also carry the AIM-9 Sidewinder and AIM-7 ...
Abaco Independence Movement
... Movement was formed as a political party whose stated aim was self-determination for the Abaco Islands within a federal Bahamas ... In October 1973, AIM published a newsletter to launch it's campagn for 'self-determination through legal and peaceful political action' ... AIM proposed that all Crown land on Abaco would be placed in a land trust ...

More definitions of "aim":

  • (verb): Specifically design a product, event, or activity for a certain public.
    Synonyms: calculate, direct
  • (verb): Aim or direct at; as of blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment.
    Example: "Please don't aim at your little brother!"
    Synonyms: take, train, take aim, direct
  • (noun): The direction or path along which something moves or along which it lies.
    Synonyms: bearing, heading
  • (verb): Move into a desired direction of discourse.
    Synonyms: drive, get
  • (noun): The action of directing something at an object.
    Example: "He took aim and fired"
  • (noun): An anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions.
    Example: "It was created with the conscious aim of answering immediate needs"
    Synonyms: purpose, intent, intention, design
  • (verb): Direct (a remark) toward an intended goal.
    Example: "She wanted to aim a pun"

Famous quotes containing the word aim:

    The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware.
    Henry Miller (1891–1980)

    I still believe that if your aim is to change the world, journalism is a more immediate short-term weapon.
    Tom Stoppard (b. 1937)

    Every art and every inquiry, and similarly every action and choice, is thought to aim at some good; and for this reason the good has rightly been declared to be that at which all things aim.
    Aristotle (384–322 B.C.)