A lot of thesaurus - A little bit dictionary


Overview of noun object

1. object, physical object -- (a tangible and visible entity; an entity that can cast a shadow; "it was full of rackets, balls and other objects


2. aim, object, objective, target -- (the goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable); "the sole object of her trip was to see her children")

3. object -- ((grammar) a constituent that is acted upon; "the object of the verb")

4. object -- (the focus of cognitions or feelings; "objects of thought"; "the object of my affection")

5. object -- ((computing) a discrete item that provides a description of virtually anything known to a computer; "in object-oriented programming, objects include data and define its status, its methods of operation and how it interacts with other objects")

Overview of verb object

1. object -- (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")

2. object -- (be averse to or express disapproval of; "My wife objects

to modern furniture")

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