Translation of "aim" - English-Russian dictionary


noun uk /eɪm/ us

B1 [ C ] the purpose of doing something, and what you hope to achieve

The aim of the film was to make people laugh.
[ + of + doing sth ] He went to Paris with the aim of improving his French.
sb's aim

someone's ability to hit an object by throwing something or shooting at something

take aim

to point a weapon towards someone or something


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