Hindi translation of 'target'
target /ˈtɑːɡɪt ˈटागिट्/
Word forms: targets, targeting, targeted
1. countable noun
A target is something that someone is trying to hit with a weapon or other object.
Both his kicks missed the target.
The airport could be a target for attack.
2. transitive verb
If someone targets someone or something, they decide to attack or criticize them.
He targets the economy as the cause of the violence.
targeted by someone
targeted by vandals/thieves/fraudsters/terrorists
SIMILAR WORDSattack, blame, criticize
3. countable noun
The target of an attack or a criticism is the person or thing being attacked or criticized.
आलोच्य व्यक्ति mn
They have been the target of racist abuse.
the target of something
a target for someone
a soft/easy/legitimate/potential/possible target
the main/prime target
a target of attack/criticism/abuse/violence
4. countable noun
A target is a result that you are trying to achieve.
...the park's annual target of 11 million visitors.
a target of x
set/achieve/meet/reach/miss/exceed a target
a realistic/tough/ambitious target
a government target
a performance/growth/sales/profit/financial target
a target rate/weight/time
SIMILAR WORDSobjective, goal
If someone or something is on target, they are making good progress and are likely to achieve the result that is wanted.
प्रगति-पथ पर अग्रसर
6. transitive verb
If you target a particular group of people, you try to appeal to those people or affect them.
The organization was particularly keen to target young people.
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Example Sentences Including 'target'
She contemplated the idea of swimming to the trawler but she would be a perfect target were she spotted in the water.Alastair McLean's 'Night Watch'
Which was why it became a target for retrieval, not a bargaining chip.CHAMELEON (2002)
Of course, there were any number of ways to get at Cratyn, the easiest target being the hapless Lady Chastity.TREASON KEEP (2001)
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'target' in Other Languages
- Arabic: هَدَف
- Brazilian Portuguese: alvo
- Chinese: 目标
- Croatian: meta
- Czech: terč
- Danish: mål
- Dutch: doel bestemming
- European Spanish: objetivo blanco
- Finnish: maalitaulu
- French: cible
- German: Zielscheibe
- Greek: στόχος
- Italian: obiettivo
- Japanese: 標的
- Korean: 표적
- Norwegian: mål
- Polish: cel
- Portuguese: alvo
- Romanian: țintă ținte
- Russian: мишень
- Spanish: objetivo
- Swedish: mål målsättning
- Thai: เป้าหมาย
- Turkish: hedef
- Ukrainian: ціль
- Vietnamese: mục tiêu
Translation of target from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary