Translation of "target" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈtɑː.ɡɪt/ us /ˈtɑːr.ɡɪt/

target noun (OBJECT SHOT AT)

B2 [ C ] an object shot at during shooting practice, often a circle with a pattern of rings, or any object or place at which bullets, bombs, etc. are aimed

I had four shots but I didn't even hit the target. 我開了四槍,可連靶子都沒打到。
Any major airport or station is potentially a terrorist target. 所有大機場和火車站都可能是恐怖分子的目標。

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target noun (PERSON/GROUP)

C2 [ C usually singular ] a person or a particular group of people that something is directed at, or that something is intended for

The target audience for the TV series is young people aged 13 to 18. 這部電視連續劇的觀眾對像是13歲至18歲的年輕人。

C1 [ C usually singular ] one or more people who are criticized or laughed at, or who experience unpleasant treatment from others

Recently she has been the target of a series of obscene phone calls. 最近她受到接連不斷的下流電話騷擾。

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target noun (AIM)

B2 [ C ] a level or situation that you intend to achieve

The government's target of 3.5 percent annual growth seems easily attainable. 政府制定的3.5%的年增長目標似乎很容易實現。

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targetverb [ T ]

uk /ˈtɑː.ɡɪt/ us /ˈtɑːr.ɡɪt/

target verb [ T ] (DIRECT)

C2 to direct advertising, criticism, or a product at someone

The advert for the energy drink is targeted specifically at young people. 這份報紙是專門面向年輕人的。

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target verb [ T ] (ATTACK)

to aim an attack, or a bullet, bomb, etc., at a particular object, place, or person

It is hoped that civilians will not be targeted during the war. 希望平民在戰爭中不會成為攻擊的目標。

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