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English definition of “aspirational”

aspirational

adjective   /ˌæs.pɪˈreɪ.ʃən.əl/ US  /-pɚˈeɪ-/ UK
showing that you want to have more money and a higher social position than you now have: High-end smartphones have become aspirational status symbols, especially among the young.Wanting thingsHoping and hopefulness
(Definition of aspirational adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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