What does the word goal mean?

Usage examples for goal

  1. And in spite of his tremulous excitement he could still be amazed at seeing her come straight towards him, without any hesitation, as if to her goal. – Footsteps of Fate by Louis Couperus
  2. If I hadn't known my way so well I could scarcely have found it, but at last my goal was reached. – My New Home by Mary Louisa Molesworth
  3. With what ultimate goal, if any? – Voyage To Eternity by Milton Lesser