Meaning of goal

  1. A result that one is attempting to achieve.
    My lifelong goal is to get into a Hollywood movie.
  2. In many sports, an area into which the players attempt to put an object.
  3. The act of placing the object into the goal.
  4. A point scored in a game as a result of placing the object into the goal.
  5. A noun or noun phrase that receives the action of a verb. The subject of a passive verb or the direct object of an active verb. Also called a patient, target, or undergoer.


To score a goal.

Information about goal

Hyphenation of goal


  • It consists of 1 syllables and 4 chars.
  • goal is a word monosyllabic because it has one syllable

goal synonyms

Meaning end:


Meaning finish:

finish, destination

Meaning :

ambition, aspiration, objective, purpose

Translation of goal

Anagrams of goal

Gola, Olag, Olga, algo, gaol, gola

Words that rhyme with goal


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