take aim

Definition of take aim

  1. :  to point a weapon at an object He took aim and pulled the trigger.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as

    :  to seize or capture physically

    :  to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing

  1. :  something that is taken:

    :  the amount of money received :  proceeds, receipts, income

    :  share, cut

  1. :  to direct a course

    :  to point a weapon at an object

    :  aspire, intend

  1. :  the pointing of a weapon at a mark

    :  the ability to hit a target

    :  a weapon's accuracy or effectiveness

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a brief usually trivial fact

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