Meaning of SUBJECTIVE in English


adj. & n.

adj. 1 (of art, literature, written history, a person's views, etc.) proceeding from personal idiosyncrasy or individuality; not impartial or literal. 2 esp. Philos. proceeding from or belonging to the individual consciousness or perception; imaginary, partial, or distorted. 3 Gram. of or concerning the subject.

n. Gram. the subjective case. subjective case Gram. the nominative. subjectively adv. subjectiveness n. subjectivity n.

[ ME f. L subjectivus (as SUBJECT) ]

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