su objetivo
su objetivo
phrase
1. (his or her purpose; third person singular) 
a. his aim (masculine) 
Batir el récord del mundo era su objetivo.Breaking the world record was his aim.
b. her aim (feminine) 
La profesora Márquez es ante todo una científica, y su objetivo es explorar la mente humana.Professor Márquez is above all a scientist, and her aim is to explore the human mind.
c. his goal (masculine) 
Su objetivo es ser maestro de escuela.His goal is to be a school teacher.
d. her goal (feminine) 
Admiro a Lía. Es ciega, pero su objetivo es atravesar la bahía del Hudson a nado.I admire Lia. She's blind, but her goal is to swim across the Hudson Bay.
2. (formal) (his or her purpose; second person singular) 
a. your aim 
¿Cuál es su objetivo en la vida? - Ser feliz. Eso es todo.What's your aim in life? - To be happy. That's all.
b. your goal 
Usted quiso llegar a la Luna. ¿Alcanzó su objetivo? - Sí, lo alcancé.You wanted to get to the Moon. Did you reach your goal? - Yes, I did.
3. (their purpose; third person plural) 
a. their aim 
Pregunté a mis alumnos cuál era su objetivo al acabar la universidad.I asked my students what their aim was after they finished college.
Los Rockets alcanzaron su objetivo y ya están la fase final.The Rockets reached their goal and now they're in the play-offs.
4. (military; third person singular) 
a. his target (masculine) 
El soldado trataba de disparar, pero su objetivo no se quedaba quieto.The soldier was trying to shoot, but his target wouldn't stay still.
b. her target (feminine) 
La francotiradora apuntó a su objetivo.The sniper aimed at her target.
5. (formal) (military; second person singular) 
Por favor, teniente, dígale a este tribunal cuál era su objetivo.Lieutenant, please tell this tribunal what your target was.
6. (military; third person plural) 
Las tropas enemigas avanzaban hacia su objetivo.The enemy troops advanced on their target.
Examples
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning
Did this page answer your question?