Noun Definition


1.Definition: (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"

Category: General

2.Definition: (grammar) a constituent that is acted upon

"The object of the verb"

Category: General

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

"It was full of rackets, balls and other objects"

Category: General

4.Definition: the focus of cognitions or feelings

"Objects of thought", "The object of my affection"

Category: General

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

"The sole object of her trip was to see her children"

Related Noun(s):aim, objective, target

Category: General