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A goal is an idea of the future or desired result that a person or a group of people envision, plan and commit to achieve. People endeavour to reach goals within a finite time by setting deadlines.

Related Definition

  1. object:

    n A thing that has physical existence but is not alive.

    n Objective; goal, end or purpose of something.

    n (grammar) The noun phrase which is an internal complement of a verb phrase or a prepositional phrase. In a verb phrase with a transitive action verb, it is typically the receiver of the action.

    n A person or thing toward which an emotion is directed.

    n (object-oriented programming) An instantiation of a class or structure.

    n (category theory) An instance of one of the two kinds of entities that form a category, the other kind being the arrows (also called morphisms).

    n (obsolete) Sight; show; appearance; aspect.

    v (intransitive) To disagree with or oppose something or someone; (especially in a Court of Law) to raise an objection.

    v (transitive, obsolete) To offer in opposition as a criminal charge or by way of accusation or reproach; to adduce as an objection or adverse reason.

    v (transitive, obsolete) To set before or against; to bring into opposition; to oppose.