Synonyms of object in English:

object


See definition of object

noun

1‘wooden objects’

SYNONYMS

thing, article, item, piece, device, gadget, entity, body

informal thingamajig, thingamabob, thingummy, whatsit, whatchamacallit, what-d'you-call-it, thingy

British informal doodah, doobry, gubbins

North American informal doodad, doohickey, doojigger

North American South African informal dingus

Australian NZ informal thingo

ANTONYMS

abstract idea, notion

2‘he became the object of fierce criticism’

SYNONYMS

target, butt, focus, recipient, victim

3‘the Institute was opened with the object of promoting scientific study’

SYNONYMS

purpose, objective, aim, goal, target, end, end in view, plan, object of the exercise

ambition, design, intent, intention, idea, point


verb

1‘some teachers objected to the scheme’

SYNONYMS

raise/express objections, express objections to, raise objections to, oppose, take a stand against, quarrel with, condemn, demur, mind

beg to differ

informal kick up a fuss/stink, kick up a fuss about, kick up a stink about

ANTONYMS

approve, accept, acquiesce