Translation of "aim at sth" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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aim at sth

phrasal verb with aim uk /eɪm/ us /eɪm/ verb

C2 to plan, hope, or intend to achieve something

目的在於,旨在;致力於
The talks are aiming at a compromise. 會談旨在達成妥協。
[ + -ing verb ] The government's campaign is aimed at influencing public opinion. 政府開展這場運動的目的在於影響公眾的看法。

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  • The talks are aimed at finding a mutually agreeable solution.
  • The talks are aimed at furthering detente between the two countries.
  • The negotiations are aimed at achieving a lasting peace between the two sides.
  • Talks aimed at bringing a lasting peace to the region broke down last night.
  • The latest discussions involve a plan aimed at ending ethnic violence in the province.

(Translation of “aim at sth” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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