Definitions For Aim


  • The action of directing something at an object
  • The goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable)
  • An anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions
  • The direction or path along which something moves or along which it lies
  • A goal or purpose
  • The ability to hit a target


  • Have an ambitious plan or a lofty goal
  • Propose or intend
  • Specifically design a product, event, or activity for a certain public
  • Direct (a remark) toward an intended goal
  • Move into a desired direction of discourse
  • Intend (something) to move towards a certain goal
  • Point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards
  • To point (a weapon) at a target
  • To point (a device) at something
  • To direct (something, such as a missile, a ball, a punch, or a kick) at a target

Is Aim a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Aim is worth 5 points in Scrabble and 6 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Aim in a Sentence

  • He aimed the gun carefully before shooting.
  • Don't aim that pistol at me!
  • He aimed carefully before shooting.
  • A political movement whose aim is to promote world peace
  • Our ultimate aim is to create something of lasting value.
  • The book has two basic aims.

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