Definition of aiming in English Dictionary

  • NounPLaimingsSUF-ing
    1. The act of one who aims.
    2. Verb
      1. present participle of aim.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • He's aiming to be sure he hits the target on his first shot.
          • The abundance and original nature of the specimens prompted us to undertake a deep survey of both morphological and molecular traits aiming at a reliable systematisation of the new taxon.
          • He was aiming to get into the school swimming team, and to that end he swam every evening.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Participles
                • Present participles
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          Meaning of aiming for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "aiming" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
          Difficultness: Level 3
          Easy     ➨     Difficult
          Definiteness: Level 1
          Definite    ➨     Versatile