What does take aim mean?

Definitions for take aim

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aim, take, train, take aim, direct(verb)

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

    "Please don't aim at your little brother!"; "He trained his gun on the burglar"; "Don't train your camera on the women"; "Take a swipe at one's opponent"


  1. take aim(Verb)

    To position oneself and/or one's weapon so as to be aimed specifically at a chosen mark or target (which is indicated after 'at)

  2. take aim(Verb)

    To direct criticism (towards).


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of take aim in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of take aim in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Niccolo Machiavelli:

    A wise man ought always to follow the paths beaten by great men, and to imitate those who have been supreme, so that if his ability does not equal theirs, at least it will savor of it. Let him act like the clever archers who, designing to hit the mark which yet appears too far distant, and knowing the limits to which the strength of their bow attains, take aim much higher than the mark, not to reach by their strength or arrow to so great a height, but to be able with the aid of so high an aim to hit the mark they wish to reach.

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