1. 1 〔目印〕a mark; a guide
    • その星を目当てに進んだ
    • They went on with the star as their guide.
  1. 2 〔目的,ねらい〕a purpose; an aim
    • 金目当てに働く
    • work (only) for money
    • 彼は何の目当てもなく家を飛び出し,ニューヨークに来た
    • He left home and came to New York without any specific purpose.
    • 5キロ減量を目当てにしている
    • Her goal is to lose 5 kilograms.
    • お目当ての人はいなかった
    • The person he particularly wanted to see was not there.