aspirational

adjective as·pi·ra·tion·al \ ˌas-pə-ˈrā-sh(ə-)nəl \
Updated on: 19 Nov 2017

Definition of aspirational

: of, relating to, or characterized by aspiration
  • aspirational goals
: such as
a : having or showing a desire to achieve a high level of success or social status
  • … private schools are patronised … by parents struggling to produce intelligent, clear-thinking, disciplined, polite, aspirational children …
  • —Katie Grant
b : associated with or suggestive of a high level of success and social status and therefore appealing to people who aspire to such status
  • aspirational brands/products

aspirationally

adverb

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