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The terrorists were targeting government buildings.
The billboards had been targeting travelers at airports.
television advertising that is targeted at children
The company had been targeted by environmentalists.
Police are specifically targeting criminal gangs.
This is the American English definition of target. View British English definition of target.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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