Aspiring - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈspaɪərɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word aspiring
Brit.  |əˈspʌɪərɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word aspiring
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to aspire

adjective

- desiring or striving for recognition or advancement (syn: aspirant, wishful)

Examples

...a tower aspiring towards the heavens...

college graduates aspiring to careers in finance

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