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  Definition of object
  1. a tangible and visible entity; an entity that can cast a shadow; "it was full of rackets, balls and other objects"
  2. the focus of cognitions or feelings; "objects of thought"; "the object of my affection"
  3. the goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable); "the sole object of her trip was to see her children"
  4. (grammar) a constituent that is acted upon; "the object of the verb"
  5. express or raise an objection or protest or criticism or express dissent; "She never objected to the amount of work her boss charged her with"; "When asked to drive the truck, she objected that she did not have a driver''s license"
  6. be averse to or express disapproval of; "My wife objects to modern furniture"
Similar Words: physical object, aim, objective, target

 

Hyponyms: whole, whole thing, unit, living thing, animate thing, natural object, artifact, artefact, charm, good luck charm, curio, curiosity, oddity, oddment, peculiarity, rarity, draw, lot, film, hoodoo, je ne sais quois, keepsake, souvenir, token, relic, makeweight, filler, part, portion, property, prop, snake, triviality, trivia, trifle, small beer, whatchamacallit, stuff, whatsis, sundry, sundries, paring, catch, discard, finding, floater, fomite, vehicle, growth, head, ice, land, dry land, earth, ground, solid ground, terra firma, soil, moon, neighbor, neighbour, remains, ribbon, thread, shiner, vagabond, wall, web, antipathy, bugbear, hobgoblin, execration, center, center of attention, hallucination, infatuation, love, passion, business, point, thing, prepositional object, object of a preposition, direct object, object of the verb, indirect object, retained object, demur, except, challenge, take exception, cavil, carp, chicane, mind, remonstrate, raise hell

 

Derivational Morphology: exteriorize, exteriorise, externalize, externalise, objectify, target, aim, place, direct, point, purpose, purport, propose, expostulation, remonstrance, objection, protest, dissent, dissenter, dissident, protester, objector, contestant

 

Language Translations:
Chinese: 物体   Croatian: objekt  
Danish: indvende and objekt   Dutch: lijdend voorwerp and object and protesteren  
Finnish: esine and objekti and vastustaa   French: objet and s'opposer  
German: dagegen sein and Objekt   Hebrew: אוביקט and מושא  
Hindi: कर्म and चीज   Hungarian: tárgy  
Icelandic: andlag and hlutur and mótmæla   Ido: objecionar  
Italian: obiettare and oggetto   Japanese: 物体 and 目的語  
Korean: 물건   Norwegian: objekt  
Polish: dopełnienie and obiekt   Portuguese: objeto  
Romanian: obiect   Russian: объект  
Slovak: namietať   Slovene: predmet  
Spanish: complemento and objetar and objeto   Swedish: objekt  
Telugu: కర్మ and వస్తువు  
 
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