Synonyms and Antonyms for object-of-a-preposition

1. object of a preposition (n.)

the object governed by a preposition


2. preposition (n.)

a function word that combines with a noun or pronoun or noun phrase to form a prepositional phrase that can have an adverbial or adjectival relation to some other word


3. preposition (n.)

(linguistics) the placing of one linguistic element before another (as placing a modifier before the word it modifies in a sentence or placing an affix before the base to which it is attached)


5. object (v.)

express or raise an objection or protest or criticism or express dissent

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6. object (n.)

the goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable)


9. object (v.)

be averse to or express disapproval of


10. A (n.)

a metric unit of length equal to one ten billionth of a meter (or 0.0001 micron); used to specify wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation