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1. 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

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Words that Rhyme with Object Lesson

  • delicatessen
  • monessen
  • mckesson
  • presson
  • dressen
  • cresson
  • creson
  • bresson
  • yesen
  • wesson
  • lessen
  • kesten
  • kessen
  • jesson
  • jessen
  • hesson
  • chesson
  • caisson
  • besson
  • essen

2. 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

3. lesson

noun. ['ˈlɛsən'] a unit of instruction.

Synonyms

  • teaching
  • course of instruction
  • dance lesson
  • instruction
  • tennis lesson
  • pedagogy
  • golf lesson
  • class
  • music lesson
  • language lesson
  • course of study

Antonyms

  • unenlightenment
  • persuasive
  • evil
  • unchaste

Etymology

  • leçon (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lectio (Latin)

4. lesson

noun. ['ˈlɛsən'] punishment intended as a warning to others.

Synonyms

  • object lesson
  • example
  • warning
  • monition
  • deterrent example
  • word of advice

Antonyms

  • inconsequence
  • meaninglessness
  • insignificance
  • unimportance

Etymology

  • leçon (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lectio (Latin)

5. lesson

noun. ['ˈlɛsən'] the significance of a story or event.

Synonyms

  • significance
  • import
  • meaning
  • signification

Antonyms

  • immoral
  • dishonorable
  • wicked
  • unrighteous

Etymology

  • leçon (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lectio (Latin)

6. lesson

noun. ['ˈlɛsən'] a task assigned for individual study.

Synonyms

  • teaching
  • instruction
  • schoolwork
  • school assignment
  • pedagogy
  • reading assignment
  • education
  • educational activity
  • example
  • exercise
  • didactics

Antonyms

  • ebb
  • unnaturally
  • inactivity
  • inelegance

Etymology

  • leçon (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lectio (Latin)

7. 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

8. 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

9. 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

10. object

noun. ['ˈɑːbdʒɛkt, əbˈdʒɛkt'] (computing) a discrete item that provides a description of virtually anything known to a computer.

Synonyms

  • computer science

Antonyms

  • exhale
  • stay in place

Example sentences of the word object-lesson


1. Noun Phrase
To teach humility using the donkey as an object lesson, show your child how to make a paper bag donkey.

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