Meaning of OBJECT in English

vt sight; show; appearance; aspect.

2. object ·adj opposed; presented in opposition; also, exposed.

3. object ·vi to make opposition in words or argument;

— usually followed by to.

4. object ·vt to set before or against; to bring into opposition; to oppose.

5. object ·vt to offer in opposition as a criminal charge or by way of accusation or reproach; to adduce as an objection or adverse reason.

6. object ·vt a word, phrase, or clause toward which an action is directed, or is considered to be directed; as, the object of a transitive verb.

7. object ·vt that by which the mind, or any of its activities, is directed; that on which the purpose are fixed as the end of action or effort; that which is sought for; end; aim; motive; final cause.

8. object ·vt that which is put, or which may be regarded as put, in the way of some of the senses; something visible or tangible; as, he observed an object in the distance; all the objects in sight; he touched a strange object in the dark.

9. object ·vt that which is set, or which may be regarded as set, before the mind so as to be apprehended or known; that of which the mind by any of its activities takes cognizance, whether a thing external in space or a conception formed by the mind itself; as, an object of knowledge, wonder, fear, thought, study, ·etc.

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