The question is: Will she take aim at another presidential candidacy in 2012?
Such a move would allow Lewis to take aim at the parent company News Corp., in lieu of News International, in pursuit of damages.
Meanwhile, the Democratic assaults on Romney take aim at his personal life, his private-sector career, even his impeccable family.
early 14c., "to estimate, calculate," also "to intend," from Old French aesmer "value, rate; count, estimate," from Latin aestimare "appraise" (see estimation); current meaning apparently developed from "esteem," to "calculate," to "calculate with a view to action" (c.1400), then to "direct a missile, a blow, etc." (1570s). Related: Aimed; aiming.
early 14c., "target;" late 14c., "guess;" from aim (v.). Meaning "action of aiming" is from early 15c. (to take aim, originally make aim); that of "thing intended, purpose" is from 1620s.