Meaning of “shoot for sth” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “shoot for sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"shoot for sth" in Business English

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shoot for sth

informal
phrasal verb with shoot uk /ʃuːt/ us verb shot, shot

to aim to achieve something:

We're shooting for a 5% annual return on investment.

(Definition of “shoot for sth” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)