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The boat was bumping against some solid object underwater.
candles, vases, and other household objects
There are thousands of objects in the museum's collection.
His object was to hold on 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 a lot of media attention.
His behavior had made him an object of ridicule.
She traveled as if money was no object.
The object of the exercise was to build a sense of teamwork.
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English version of definition of object
used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend
one of the pair of bones that go across the top of your chest from your shoulder to the bottom of...
a woman in middle age who has to juggle caring for teenage children and ageing parents with a career
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American definition of object from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.