The United States of America will always stand up for these aspirations, for our own people, and all across the world.
Such a role would jibe with the aspirations of an ascendant Turkey, which is pushing for greater regional clout.
The governor believes that all the talk of his possible White House aspirations has only empowered his enemies.
Whether or not these acts were populist in their intent, their effects helped people achieve their aspirations.
Her aspirations were noble: Inject high art into pop music and create a Koons-esque kaleidoscope of dance tracks.
His returning vigour was strangely pacific in its aspirations.
Today, better than ever before, we know the aspirations of humankind, and share them.
He felt an imaginative companionship with the aspirations of the Abbot.
There is no short road to the realization of these aspirations.
I am recommended to turn my aspirations to the abstract universal maid; but so far at least I cannot do it.
1530s, "action of breathing into," from Latin aspirationem (nominative aspiratio), noun of action from past participle stem of aspirare (see aspire). Meaning "steadfast longing for a higher goal, earnest desire for something above one" is recorded from c.1600 (sometimes collectively, as aspirations).
late 14c., "action of aspirating," noun of action from aspirate (v.).
aspiration as·pi·ra·tion (ās'pə-rā'shən)
The removal of a gas or fluid by suction.
The sucking of fluid or a foreign body into the airway when drawing breath.
A surgical technique used in the treatment of cataracts of the eye, in which an incision is made into the cornea, the lens capsule is severed, and the material of the lens is fragmented and aspirated by a needle.