Definition of aspiration:
inclination, brainchild, consumption, ambitiousness, design, intake, end, stirring, dreaming, endeavor, purpose, inhalant, object, intent, tendency, determination, emulation, pipe dream, inspiration, uptake, inlet, inhalation, mark, dream, divine guidance, breathing in, ingestion, ambitiousness, ideal, ambition.
- hope (part of speech: noun)
- pursuit (part of speech: noun)
None the less it was a statesman's utterance addressed to a people politically quick- minded; Ireland saw as well as Redmond himself that what stood in the way of Ireland's national aspiration was the opposition of one section of Irishmen.- "John Redmond's Last Years", Stephen Gwynn.
- "The Fortunes Of Glencore", Charles James Lever.
- "Ulysses S. Grant", Walter Allen.