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object (n.)

14世纪末,"有形的东西,用感官感知或呈现给感官的东西",来自古法语 object ,直接来自中世纪拉丁语 obiectum "放在前面的东西"(心灵或视觉),名词使用拉丁语 obiectus "躺在前面,对面"的中性词(作为古典拉丁语的名词。"指控、控告"), obicere "提出、反对、投掷"的过去分词,来自 ob "前面、走向、反对"(见 ob- )+ iacere "投掷"(来自PIE词根 *ye- "投掷、推动")。

"目的,所针对的事物"的意义来自15世纪初,来自拉丁文 obiectus "那呈现在视线中的东西"。意义"认知行为所指向的东西"来自15世纪80年代。语法意义上的"句子中的一个成员,表示动词的作用在其上的东西"是从1729年开始的。

No object "not a thing regarded as important"出自1782年,其中 object 的意义是"障碍、阻碍"(16世纪)。作为形容词,"呈现在感官上的",来自14世纪末的 Object-lesson "通过检查物质对象传达的指令"出自1831年。

object (v.)

15世纪 , objecten ,"提出作为反对、怀疑或批评的理由;提出反对(命题、推理路线等)的论点",来自古法语 objecter ,直接来自拉丁语 obiectusobiectare 的过去分词"引为不赞成、反对、反对的理由",字面意思是"放在或扔在或反对的面前",常出现 obicere (见 object (n.))。相关: Objected ; objecting

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Definitions of object from WordNet
1
object (n.)
a tangible and visible entity; an entity that can cast a shadow;
it was full of rackets, balls and other objects
Synonyms: physical object
object (n.)
the goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable);
the sole object of her trip was to see her children
Synonyms: aim / objective / target
object (n.)
(grammar) a constituent that is acted upon;
the object of the verb
object (n.)
the focus of cognitions or feelings;
objects of thought
the object of my affection
object (n.)
(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
2
object (v.)
express or raise an objection or protest or criticism or express dissent;
When asked to drive the truck, she objected that she did not have a driver's license
She never objected to the amount of work her boss charged her with
object (v.)
be averse to or express disapproval of;
My wife objects to modern furniture
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