Antonyms
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1. indirect

adjective. ['ˌɪndɝˈɛkt'] having intervening factors or persons or influences.

Antonyms

  • top

Etymology

  • direct (English)
  • directus (Latin)
  • in- (English)
  • in (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Indirect Object

  • teleconnect
  • overprotect
  • interconnect
  • disrespect
  • reinspect
  • misdirect
  • disinfect
  • disconnect
  • reconnect
  • recollect
  • nondirect
  • interject
  • disaffect
  • suspect
  • subject
  • resurrect
  • respect
  • reflect
  • reelect
  • redirect
  • project
  • neglect
  • intersect
  • inspect
  • incorrect
  • expect
  • deflect
  • confect
  • unchecked
  • select

Example sentences of the word indirect-object


1. Noun Phrase
To make the sentence more complex and to give the reader more information, add an indirect object.

2. Noun Phrase
Between 41 and 46 months of age, the indirect object will make its appearance in sentences.

3. Noun Phrase
To understand indirect objects, it is necessary to understand basic sentence structure.

4. Noun Phrase
The indirect object must be placed after the action verb.

2. indirect

adjective. ['ˌɪndɝˈɛkt'] not direct in spatial dimension; not leading by a straight line or course to a destination.

Synonyms

  • askance
  • sidelong
  • squint-eyed
  • diversionary
  • meandering
  • roundabout
  • wandering
  • circuitous
  • winding
  • devious
  • asquint
  • directness
  • straightness
  • squint
  • squinty
  • askant
  • rambling

Antonyms

  • straight
  • direct
  • uncoiled
  • honest

Etymology

  • direct (English)
  • directus (Latin)
  • in- (English)
  • in (Latin)

3. indirect

adjective. ['ˌɪndɝˈɛkt'] descended from a common ancestor but through different lines.

Synonyms

  • collateral

Antonyms

  • unrelated
  • bottom

Etymology

  • direct (English)
  • directus (Latin)
  • in- (English)
  • in (Latin)

4. indirect

adjective. ['ˌɪndɝˈɛkt'] not as a direct effect or consequence.

Antonyms

  • horizontal

Etymology

  • direct (English)
  • directus (Latin)
  • in- (English)
  • in (Latin)

5. indirect

adjective. ['ˌɪndɝˈɛkt'] extended senses; not direct in manner or language or behavior or action.

Synonyms

  • backhanded
  • tortuous
  • mealy-mouthed
  • periphrastic
  • roundabout
  • digressive
  • excursive
  • oblique
  • circumlocutory
  • circuitous
  • devious
  • mealymouthed
  • ambagious
  • discursive
  • allusive
  • circumlocutious
  • rambling

Antonyms

  • lawful
  • dishonesty
  • erect
  • regular

Etymology

  • direct (English)
  • directus (Latin)
  • in- (English)
  • in (Latin)

6. object

noun. ['ˈɑːbdʒɛkt, əbˈdʒɛkt'] a tangible and visible entity; an entity that can cast a shadow.

Synonyms

  • stuff
  • wall
  • draw
  • small beer
  • ribbon
  • discard
  • souvenir
  • ground
  • filler
  • commemorative
  • peculiarity
  • je ne sais quoi
  • portion
  • ice
  • vagabond
  • formation
  • vehicle
  • rarity
  • geological formation
  • head
  • part
  • shiner
  • whole
  • prop
  • neighbor
  • hoodoo
  • solid ground
  • earth
  • relic
  • physical object
  • makeweight
  • growth
  • land
  • film
  • good luck charm
  • paring
  • oddity
  • hail
  • fomite
  • property
  • web
  • curiosity
  • dry land
  • thread
  • soil
  • trivia
  • neighbour
  • charm
  • keepsake
  • snake
  • lot
  • floater
  • trifle
  • location
  • token
  • catch
  • oddment
  • physical entity
  • moon
  • curio
  • remains
  • triviality
  • unit
  • finding

Antonyms

  • conductor
  • unclog
  • unstuff
  • pull

7. object

verb. ['ˈɑːbdʒɛkt, əbˈdʒɛkt'] express or raise an objection or protest or criticism or express dissent.

Synonyms

  • make a stink
  • demur
  • cavil
  • raise a stink
  • remonstrate
  • disapprove
  • mind
  • except
  • raise hell
  • carp
  • reject
  • chicane
  • challenge

Antonyms

  • commonality
  • good fortune
  • bad luck
  • misfortune

8. object

noun. ['ˈɑːbdʒɛkt, əbˈdʒɛkt'] the goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable).

Synonyms

  • goal
  • point
  • grail
  • thing
  • objective
  • business
  • end
  • target

Antonyms

  • invest
  • deposit
  • sheathe
  • disarrange

9. object

noun. ['ˈɑːbdʒɛkt, əbˈdʒɛkt'] (grammar) a constituent that is acted upon.

Synonyms

  • prepositional object
  • object of a preposition
  • retained object
  • indirect object
  • grammatical constituent
  • direct object
  • constituent

Antonyms

  • thicken
  • disconnect
  • unfasten
  • figure

10. object

noun. ['ˈɑːbdʒɛkt, əbˈdʒɛkt'] the focus of cognitions or feelings.

Synonyms

  • hallucination
  • centre of attention
  • content
  • center
  • hobgoblin
  • infatuation
  • centre
  • passion
  • antipathy
  • mental object
  • love
  • bugbear
  • center of attention
  • cognitive content

Antonyms

  • adduct
  • push
  • repel
  • abduct
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