Translation of "aim" - English-Korean dictionary


noun uk /eɪm/ us /eɪm/

B1 a result that you try to achieve

The aim of the movie was to make people laugh.
verb uk /eɪm/ us /eɪm/

B1 to try to do something

-하려 노력하다
We’re aiming for a ten percent increase in sales.

to point a weapon towards someone or something

He aimed / the gun at the target.
The police officer aimed at the wheels of the car.
be aimed at someone

to be intended to influence a particular person or group

-을 목표로 삼다
These advertisements are aimed at teenagers.

(Translation of “aim” from the Cambridge English–Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)