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He is a representative of the Free Russia Foundation, an organization which aims to rebuild freedom and democracy in Russia.

A major part of the Obama initiative aims to get more and better Internet access for the Cuban people.

AFP, for its part, aims to get three witnesses or reports for every incident.

It aims to eliminate the biggest bottleneck in a bar—processing payments.

Any news group that aims for the elusive ideal of objectivity is de facto liberal, in their view.

Like art, too, on its representative side, play aims at producing an imitation or semblance of something.

The child now aims at constructing a particular linear representation, that of a man, a horse, or what not.

The shortening of the general hours of work, then, should be among the primary aims of social reform.

Proud as she was of her husband, his aims, and his position in the community, his friends and their themes frankly bored her.

A short triumph will be followed by a deep mortification, and the selfishness of their aims defeats itself.


On this page you'll find 64 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to aims, such as: desire, direction, target, wish, aspiration, and intention.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.