The definition of aim means to point or direct or to try with a particular goal in mind.(verb)
Aim is defined as the point, target, direction, person or thing that is meant to be hit or achieved.(noun)
A bulls-eye is an example of an aim.
See aim in Webster's New World College Dictionary
intransitive verb, transitive verb
Origin: ME aimen < OFr esmer (< L aestimare: see estimate) & aesmer < ML adaestimare < L ad-, to + aestimare
See aim in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb aimed, aim·ing, aims verb, transitive
Origin: Middle English aimen
Origin: , from Old French esmer, to estimate (from Latin aestimāre)
Origin: and from Old French aesmer (from Vulgar Latin *ad estimāre : Latin ad-, ad- + Latin aestimāre, to estimate).
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