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The boat seemed to bump against some solid object.
candles, vases, and other household objects
There are 6,000 objects in the museum's collection.
His object was to gain time until help could arrive.
The decision was made with the object of cutting costs.
She had become an object of desire for him.
The band is currently the object of much media attention.
His behaviour had made him an object of ridicule.
She travelled as if money was no object.
The object of the exercise was to build a sense of teamwork.
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the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …
to ask people to vote in order to decide an issue
a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …
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Definition of object from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.