Synonyms for object

Synonyms for (noun) object

Synonyms: physical object, object

Definition: a tangible and visible entity; an entity that can cast a shadow

Usage: it was full of rackets, balls and other objects

Similar words: physical entity

Definition: an entity that has physical existence


Synonyms: object

Definition: the focus of cognitions or feelings

Usage: objects of thought; the object of my affection

Similar words: mental object, content, cognitive content

Definition: the sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned


Synonyms: aim, object, objective, target

Definition: the goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable)

Usage: the sole object of her trip was to see her children

Similar words: goal, end

Definition: the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it

Usage: the ends justify the means


Synonyms: object

Definition: (computing) a discrete item that provides a description of virtually anything known to a computer

Usage: in object-oriented programming, objects include data and define its status, its methods of operation and how it interacts with other objects

Similar words: computer science, computing

Definition: the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures


Synonyms: object

Definition: (grammar) a constituent that is acted upon

Usage: the object of the verb

Similar words: constituent, grammatical constituent

Definition: (grammar) a word or phrase or clause forming part of a larger grammatical construction

Synonyms for (verb) object

Synonyms: object

Definition: express or raise an objection or protest or criticism or express dissent

Usage: 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

Similar words: disapprove, reject

Definition: deem wrong or inappropriate

Usage: I disapprove of her child rearing methods


Synonyms: object

Definition: be averse to or express disapproval of

Usage: My wife objects to modern furniture

Similar words: be

Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer