from The Century Dictionary.

  • Animated with an ardent desire, as of power, importance, or excellence; ambitious; soaring: as, “aspiring nobles,” Macaulay, Hist. Eng., i.
  • Rising; towering or soaring.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective That aspires.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective hoping to become
  • verb Present participle of aspire.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective desiring or striving for recognition or advancement


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