It was all in the eyes, unmoving, not even a single blink, aimed at a faraway distance only he could see.
That rejection was aimed both at the international body and at U.S. leadership.
There are many ads out there trying to encourage people to enroll, aimed at young people, families, and so forth.
It was aimed down here toward the banyan tree on December 28, 2009.
This is why the Presbyterian initiative, aimed strictly at the occupation, is the best course.
It is not conversion of evil men that must be aimed at, but their control.
And he had no patience for any law that aimed to stand in his way.
He aimed the knob at some rocks a few yards away and pressed the button.
And it was essentially a slave insurrection that Brown aimed at.
His brother, meanwhile, continued firing from the tower, and not a ball was aimed in vain.
early 14c., "to estimate, calculate," also "to intend," from Old French aesmer "value, rate; count, estimate," from Latin aestimare "appraise" (see estimation); current meaning apparently developed from "esteem," to "calculate," to "calculate with a view to action" (c.1400), then to "direct a missile, a blow, etc." (1570s). Related: Aimed; aiming.
early 14c., "target;" late 14c., "guess;" from aim (v.). Meaning "action of aiming" is from early 15c. (to take aim, originally make aim); that of "thing intended, purpose" is from 1620s.