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- v. To position oneself and/or one's weapon so as to be aimed specifically at a chosen mark or target (which is indicated after 'at')
- v. To direct criticism (towards).
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- v. point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards
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Before she could take aim on the last two, Lee had thrown himself toward the weapons the Gretnans had taken from them.
The second T-34 swung its turret about to face the new threat, but before it could take aim at Meyer's tank, Gröschl fired again.
Tyler saw them adjust their silenced PSG-1s and take aim at the other three guards.
When tensions have risen, Vladimir V. Putin, the prime minister and former president, has used his speeches here to take aim at the United States.
“Go on then, sir, take aim and see if you can’t make the clown’s tie burst!