Antonyms

1. out-of-bounds

adjective. outside the foul lines.

Antonyms

  • free

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2. preposition

noun. 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.

Synonyms

  • function word

Antonyms

  • deglycerolize
  • front

Etymology

  • praepositio (Latin)

3. preposition

noun. (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).

Synonyms

  • position

Antonyms

  • left
  • right

Etymology

  • praepositio (Latin)

4. out-of-town

adjective. happening in or being of another town or city.

Antonyms

  • near

5. 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

6. 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

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. A

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

Synonyms

  • micromicron
  • micromillimeter
  • millimicron
  • picometer
  • nanometer
  • metric linear unit
  • micromillimetre
  • picometre
  • nanometre
  • angstrom unit
  • angstrom

Sentences with object-of-a-preposition


1. Noun Phrase
They can serve as the subject or object of a verb or as a possessive or the object of a preposition.

2. Noun Phrase
Some of the common roles of a noun are a subject, direct object, indirect object and an object of a preposition, for example:

3. Noun Phrase
Jenny enjoys eating jam with friends – “friends” is the object of a preposition.

4. Noun Phrase
A noun can be a subject, an object of a verb or an object of a preposition.

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