Crossword Clue and Answers

Looking for answers to the "Target" crossword clue? it's your lucky day, we have them! Today we have 24 crossword solutions for Target.

We most recently saw this clue in The Mirror Classic.

We deem Target to be a VERY COMMON crossword clue as we've seen it more than 24 times in a variety of crossword publications.

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  • The Mirror Classic - Wednesday, 28 Apr 2021
  • The New York Times Crossword - Saturday, 27 Feb 2021
  • The Mirror Classic - Saturday, 16 Jan 2021
  • Evening Standard Easy Crossword - Wednesday, 13 Jan 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Tuesday, 22 Dec 2020
  • The New York Times Crossword - Thursday, 9 Apr 2020
  • The Guardian Speedy - Sunday, 25 Nov 2018
  • The New York Times Crossword - Sunday, 2 Oct 2016

Crossword Answers

3 letters

The action of directing something at an object; "he took aim and fired"

Thickening of tissue in the motor tracts of the lateral columns and anterior horns of the spinal cord; results in progressive muscle atrophy that starts in the limbs

The part you are expected to play; "he held up his end"

4 letters

The fleshy part of the human body that you sit on; "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?"

Something that exactly succeeds in achieving its goal; "the new advertising campaign was a bell ringer"; "scored a bull's eye"; "hit the mark"; "the president's speech was a home run"

A successful attempt at scoring; "the winning goal came with less than a minute left to play"

Animal hunted or caught for food

5 letters



An abstract mental location; "he has a special place in my thoughts"; "a place in my heart"; "a political system with no place for the less prominent groups"

A contact in the distributor; as the rotor turns its projecting arm contacts them and current flows to the spark plugs

Marked by strict and particular and complete accordance with fact; "an exact mind"; "an exact copy"; "hit the exact center of the target"

6 letters

Animal hunted or caught for food

Put an address on (an envelope)

A tangible and visible entity; an entity that can cast a shadow; "it was full of rackets, balls and other objects"


7 letters


Point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards; "Please don't aim at your little brother!"; "He trained his gun on the burglar"; "Don't train your camera on the women"; "Take a swipe at one's opponent"

8 letters

A person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence; "he fell prey to muggers"; "everyone was fair game"; "the target of a manhunt"


9 letters

The lens or system of lenses in a telescope or microscope that is nearest the object being viewed


A circular board of wood or cork used as the target in the game of darts

10 letters

The location of the target that is to be hit