find its target

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of find its target

: to hit the target for which something was intended
  • The bullet found its target.

Word by Word Definitions

find play
  1. : to come upon often accidentally : encounter

  2. : to meet with (a particular reception)

  3. : to come upon by searching or effort

  1. : an act or instance of finding

  2. : something found: such as

  3. : a valuable discovery

target play
  1. : a mark to shoot at

  2. : a target marked by shots fired at it

  3. : something or someone fired at or marked for attack

  1. : to make a target of

  2. : to direct or use toward a target


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