aim high

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of aim high

:to be ambitious
  • If you want to be successful, you have to aim high.

Word by Word Definitions

aim play
  1. : to direct a course

  2. : aspire, intend

  3. : point

  1. : the pointing of a weapon at a mark

  2. : the ability to hit a target

  3. : a weapon's accuracy or effectiveness

high play
  1. : rising or extending upward a great distance : taller than average, usual, or expected

  2. : having a specified height or elevation : tall

  3. : situated or passing above the normal level, surface, base of measurement, or elevation

  1. : at or to a high place, altitude, level, or degree

  2. : well, luxuriously

  1. : an elevated place or region: such as

  2. : hill, knoll

  3. : the space overhead : sky


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