Translation of "target" - English-Spanish dictionary

target

noun uk /ˈtɑː·ɡɪt/

something or someone that you attack, shoot at, try to hit, etc.

blanco
It’s very difficult to hit a moving target.

something that you are trying to do

objetivo
I’m hoping to save £3,000 by June – that’s my target.

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

target

noun /ˈtaːɡit/

a marked board or other object aimed at in shooting practice, competitions etc with a rifle, bow and arrow etc

blanco
His shots hit the target every time.

any object at which shots, bombs etc are directed

blanco
Their target was the royal palace.

a person, thing etc against which unfriendly comment or behaviour/behavior is directed

blanco
the target of criticism.
target language noun

the language into which a text is being translated

Idioma Objetivo
the difficulties of translating idiomatic expressions into the target language.

a foreign language which someone is learning

Idioma Objectivo
The final stage of the lesson gives the learners the opportunity to practise the target language in freer activities.

(Translation of “target” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)