What is another word for “goal”? This lesson provides a list of commonly used synonyms for “goal” (noun) in English with ESL pictures and useful example sentences. Learn these words to use instead of “goal” to expand your English vocabulary.
Goal Definition and Examples
Meaning of “Goal”:
Noun: The ultimate end of a person’s plan or ambition; an aim.
- “My goal is to be in one of the top business schools within the next three years”
- “ You have achieved you goals, Vergo, time to celebrate a bit”
Noun: In sports, mainly football, a contraption with two posts and a net. It is the object where players kick the ball and score points.
- “I don’t know if Ronaldo will be able to score a goal this time. He is injured. Again”
Other Words for “Goal”
Frequently used synonyms for “Goal”.
Big list of 100+ different words to use instead of “goal”.
- End in view
- Finish line
- Sense of purpose
- Subject matter
Goal Synonyms with Examples
Have an aim in life, or your energies will all be wasted.
His burning ambition was to study medicine.
I got to my destination without too much difficulty.
Strong desire is the starting point of all achievements.
To spend holidays by the sea was his dream.
We wish you a renewed hope in life.
His intention took shape in action.
The object of the game is to improve children’s math skills.
A clear objective was set and adhered to.
The main purpose of industry is to create wealth.
They could not achieve their target of less than 3% inflation.
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