set as a goal


set as a goal
index intend, pursue (strive to gain)

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  • goal — [ goul ] noun count *** 1. ) something that you hope to achieve: Our goal is to provide a good standard of medical care. goal of: the company s goal of employing as many women as men within five years set/establish a goal: You should set goals… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • goal */*/*/ — UK [ɡəʊl] / US [ɡoʊl] noun [countable] Word forms goal : singular goal plural goals 1) something that you hope to achieve Our goal is to provide a good standard of medical care. goal of: the company s goal of employing as many women as men within …   English dictionary

  • SET — See: Securities Exchange of Thailand See: Stock Exchange of Thailand * * * SET SET noun [uncountable] COMPUTING secure electronic transfer a way of buying and paying for goods on the Internet that allows the safe exchange of personal and… …   Financial and business terms

  • goal — An individual s or institution s financial objective . Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * goal goal [gəʊl ǁ goʊl] noun [countable] something that you hope to achieve in the future; = AIM: • The Sensor razor is helping Gillette achieve its goal… …   Financial and business terms

  • set — set1 W1S1 [set] v past tense and past participle set present participle setting ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(put)¦ 2¦(put into surface)¦ 3¦(story)¦ 4¦(consider)¦ 5¦(establish something)¦ 6¦(start something happening)¦ 7¦(decide something)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • set — set1 [ set ] (past tense and past participle set) verb *** ▸ 1 put someone/something somewhere ▸ 2 make something happen ▸ 3 make equipment ready ▸ 4 decide time/place/value ▸ 5 establish way to do something ▸ 6 do something that influences ▸ 7… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • goal — 01. The Brazilian team scored a [goal] late in the second half to win the game 1 0. 02. If you want to succeed, you need to set yourself some [goals], and then make plans on how to achieve them. 03. My high school class set itself a [goal] of… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • set — I UK [set] / US verb Word forms set : present tense I/you/we/they set he/she/it sets present participle setting past tense set past participle set *** 1) [transitive] to put someone or something in a position set someone/something… …   English dictionary

  • Goal setting — involves establishing specific, measurable and time targeted objectives. Work on the theory of goal setting suggests that it is an effective tool for making progress by ensuring that participants are clearly aware of what is expected from them,… …   Wikipedia

  • Goal (sport) — Goal refers to a method of scoring in many sports. It can also refer to the physical structure or area of the playing surface in which a score is made. Method of ScoringIn some sports, the goal is the sole method of scoring, and in these sports,… …   Wikipedia


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