a will to succeed
ambition, aspiration, dream(noun)
a cherished desire
"his ambition is to own his own business"
a manner of articulation involving an audible release of breath
inhalation, inspiration, aspiration, intake, breathing in(noun)
the act of inhaling; the drawing in of air (or other gases) as in breathing
The act of aspiring or ardently desiring; an ardent wish or desire, chiefly after what is elevated or spiritual.
The action of aspirating.
A burst of air that follows the release of some consonants.
the act of aspirating; the pronunciation of a letter with a full or strong emission of breath; an aspirated sound
the act of breathing; a breath; an inspiration
the act of aspiring of a ardently desiring; strong wish; high desire
Origin: [L. aspiratio, fr. aspirare: cf. F. aspiration.]
A goal you plan to achieve.
My sister reviewed her aspirations monthly and annually.Submitted by MaryC on August 27, 2016
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Rank popularity for the word 'aspiration' in Nouns Frequency: #2591
The numerical value of aspiration in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of aspiration in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Examples of aspiration in a Sentence
Repentance is another name for aspiration.
The common good is the aspiration of all of us.
Be Content, but never be Satisfied. Let there be an Aspiration in total Surrender.
You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great as your dominant aspiration.
To be a fellow worker with God is the highest aspiration of which we can conceive man capable.
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Translations for aspiration
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- أمل, زفرArabic
- амбиция, стремеж, придиханиеBulgarian
- pyrkimys, aspiraatio, toiveFinnish
- ardmhian, barrmhian, ardaidhm, análúIrish
- dèidhScottish Gaelic
- 気音, 希望, 吸引Japanese
- inspirație, aspirație, aspirareRomanian
- стремление, придыхание, надежда, аспирация, амбицияRussian
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