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What does "Aspire" mean?


(n.) Aspiration (v. t.) To aspire to; to long for; to try to reach; to mount to (v. t.) To desire with eagerness; to seek to attain something high or great; to pant; to long; -- followed by to or after, and rarely by at; as, to aspire to a crown; to aspire after immorality (v. t.) To rise; to ascend; to tower; to soar

Synonyms aim, shoot for

Word Family aspirant, aspirants, aspirate, aspirated, aspirates, aspirating, aspiration, aspirations, aspired, aspires, aspiring