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  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of aspire.

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Examples

  • But if Palin aspires to broader national leadership, if she is to get beyond an ideological glass ceiling, she needs to get beyond settling scores and hardening bases.

    Palin's tale of two worlds

  • In cantonments of stars, where the sword aspires In an arc of yearning, where we join in singing.

    Dragons of Winter Night

  • In cantonments of stars, where the sword aspires In an arc of yearning, where we join in singing.

    Dragons of Winter Night

  • In cantonments of stars, where the sword aspires In an arc of yearning, where we join in singing.

    Dragons of Winter Night

  • No. Does science deserve the status to which it aspires, which is, the last definitive word on almost everything?

    Intellectual Conservative Politics and Philosophy

  • In the episode "Robot Revolution," Kamen and his co-host, Joanne Colan, encounter three cutting-edge robots: a goofy-looking, four-legged robot designed to help soldiers in combat; another, inspired by a caterpillar, which can crawl through tiny spaces to find people trapped in rubble after a disaster; and Bina, which "aspires" to be the first robot to earn a doctorate.

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  • Canada "aspires" to be a great nation, and truthfully that is the fault of many of its policies.

    Canada Report - Canada's Policy on Israel/Palestine

  • According to 001, Ford had the A5 on display and said it "aspires" to get the quality levels of the Mustang up to par with Audi.

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  • This is disturbingly reminiscent of George W. Bush stating that the U.S. "aspires" to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions.

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  • This is disturbingly reminiscent of George W. Bush stating that the U.S. "aspires" to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions.

    AlterNet.org Main RSS Feed

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  • JM aspires to work as a steeplejack.

    June 19, 2011