Definition of Objectify in English :

Define Objectify in English

Objectify meaning in English

Meaning of Objectify in English

Pronunciation of Objectify in English

Objectify pronunciation in English

Pronounce Objectify in English


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1. exteriorise, exteriorize, externalise, externalize, objectify

make external or objective, or give reality to

Example Sentences:
'language externalizes our thoughts'

2. depersonalise, depersonalize, objectify

make impersonal or present as an object

Example Sentences:
'Will computers depersonalize human interactions?'
'Pornography objectifies women'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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verb -fies, -fying or -fied
to represent concretely; present as an object
. Also: objectivate

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verb transitiveWord forms: obˈjectiˌfied or obˈjectiˌfying
to give objective form to; make objective or concrete; externalize

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tr.v. ob·jec·ti·fied, ob·jec·ti·fy·ing, ob·jec·ti·fies
1. To present or regard as an object: "Because we have objectified animals, we are able to treat them impersonally" (Barry Lopez).
2. To make objective, external, or concrete: thoughts objectified in art.

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