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target

noun

1 target

A reference point to shoot at.

synonym: mark.



2 target

A person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence:
— The target of a manhunt.

synonyms: fair game, prey, quarry.

Roget 620: intent, intention, intentionality; purpose; quo animo [Lat.]; project etc. 626; undertaking etc. 676; predetermination etc. 611; ... show more

Dutch: prooi

3 target

The location of the target that is to be hit.

synonym: target area.

Dutch: doel, doelwit, mikpunt, raam

4 target

Sports equipment consisting of an object set up for a marksman or archer to aim at.

synonym: butt.

Polish: cel

5 target

The goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable).

synonyms: aim, object, objective.

Dutch: doel, doeleinde, doelwit, einddoel, oogmerk, streven

verb

1 target

Intend (something) to move towards a certain goal.

synonyms: aim, direct, place, point.

Dutch: beogen


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