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Synonyms for aim

try for

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point

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aiming

aim something at something or someone

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  • intend for
  • address to
  • mean for
  • direct at
  • target at
  • pitch at

Synonyms for aim

to move (a weapon or blow, for example) in the direction of someone or something

to strive toward a goal

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to have in mind as a goal or purpose

the thread or current of thought uniting or occurring in all the elements of a text or discourse

Synonyms for aim

an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions

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

the action of directing something at an object

the direction or path along which something moves or along which it lies

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point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards

propose or intend

move into a desired direction of discourse

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specifically design a product, event, or activity for a certain public

intend (something) to move towards a certain goal

direct (a remark) toward an intended goal

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have an ambitious plan or a lofty goal

References in periodicals archive ?
Shaman and American Indian Movements members seem to have been singled out.
The provisional, historical, and politically grounded formation of this movement speaks to its ability to bring together a large number of people from various groups, an effort which is echoed by the contemporary American Indian Movement.
Press release, "Russell Means and American Indian Movement Announce Who Murdered Anna Mae Pictou-Aquash," Denver, November 3, 1999; Minnie Two Shoes, Paul DeMain, and Richard LaCourse, "Richard Two Elk Interview: Oglala Says Brother, Arlo Looking Cloud, Was Involved in Orders That Led to Execution of Anna Mae Pictou-Aquash," News from Indian Country, Special Edition II, 2000; Mike Mosedale, "Bury My Heart: A 24-Year-Old Murder Mystery Returns to Haunt the American Indian Movement," City Pages, February 16, 2000.
And as American Indian Movement elder Madonna Thunder Hawk recently observed, "When the young people move, things change.
Ward Churchill and Jim Vanderwall, Agents of Repression: The FBI's Secret Wars Against the Black Panther Party and the American Indian Movement (Boston, 1988).
Topics covered include creation myths, the Conquest, the Indian Wars, the American Indian Movement, language, land and environment, and casino gambling.
Some of the groups represented will be the American Indian Movement, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, United Farm Workers, Christian Coalition, National Organization for Women, Eagle Forum, Republican Party, and Democratic Party.
Banks, co-founder of the American Indian Movement and leader of the 20-year-old spiritual riding campaign Sacred Run, said the motorbike efforts by himself, Okura and other like-minded people do not represent counterculture or antimaterialism.
His book In the Spirit of Crazy Horse (1983), about the conflict between federal agents and the American Indian Movement at Wounded Knee, S.
Forthcoming Grandview projects include, IN THE SPIRIT OF CRAZY HORSE - directed by Chris Eyre (SMOKE SIGNALS) - based on Peter Matthiesson's best-selling novel about jailed American Indian Movement activist and American political prisoner, Leonard Peltier.
And Longbraids, the Indian guy headed for Minneapolis to join the American Indian Movement.
His family, along with his mother-in-law, died in a house fire he maintained to his death was set by the FBI in 1979 to silence him and AIM, the American Indian Movement.
In this March 18, 1973, file photo, American Indian Movement leader Dennis Banks reads an offer by the U.
The increase in public pride in Native heritage in the wake of the American Indian Movement is probably one reason for this, but Scales does an admirable job of illuminating another fundamental cause: casinos.
He is the son of Russell Means, the influential member of the American Indian Movement in the 1960s and 1970s, and he follows in his father's footsteps as an advocate for equality and advancement for Native Americans.
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