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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 tar·get /ˈtɑrgət/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 tar·get /ˈtɑrgət/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 目標 TA

From: Network Terminology

 目標 靶

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Tar·get n.
 1. A kind of small shield or buckler, used as a defensive weapon in war.
 2. (a) A butt or mark to shoot at, as for practice, or to test the accuracy of a firearm, or the force of a projectile. (b) The pattern or arrangement of a series of hits made by a marksman on a butt or mark; as, he made a good target.
 3. Surveying The sliding crosspiece, or vane, on a leveling staff.
 4. Railroad A conspicuous disk attached to a switch lever to show its position, or for use as a signal.
 5. A thin cut; a slice; specif., of lamb, a piece consisting of the neck and breast joints. [Eng.]
 6.  A tassel or pendent; also, a shred; tatter. [Obs. Scot.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a reference point to shoot at; "his arrow hit the mark"
           [syn: mark]
      2: a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of
         ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or
         influence; "he fell prey to muggers"; "everyone was fair
         game"; "the target of a manhunt" [syn: prey, quarry, fair
      3: the location of the target that is to be hit [syn: target
      4: sports equipment consisting of an object set up for a
         marksman or archer to aim at [syn: butt]
      5: the goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to
         be attainable); "the sole object of her trip was to see
         her children" [syn: aim, object, objective]
      v : intend (something) to move towards a certain goal; "He aimed
          his fists towards his opponent's face"; "criticism
          directed at her superior"; "direct your anger towards
          others, not towards yourself" [syn: aim, place, direct,

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    (1 Sam. 17:6, A.V., after the LXX. and Vulg.), a kind of small
    shield. The margin has "gorget," a piece of armour for the
    throat. The Revised Version more correctly renders the Hebrew
    word (kidon) by "javelin." The same Hebrew word is used in Josh.
    8:18 (A.V., "spear;" R.V., "javelin"); Job 39:23 (A.V.,
    "shield;" R.V., "javelin"); 41:29 (A.V., "spear;" R.V.,