English - Etymology
English - Pronunciation
English - Noun
- A thing that has physical existence.
- The goal, end or purpose of something.
- (grammar) The noun phrase which is an internal complement of a verb phrase or a prepositional phrase. In a verb phrase with a transitive action verb, it is typically the receiver of the action.
- A person or thing toward which an emotion is directed.
- (computing) In object-oriented programming, an instantiation of a class or structure.
- (obsolete) Sight; show; appearance; aspect.
- (thing): article, item, thing
- (person or thing toward which an emotion is directed): target
- See also Wikisaurus:goal
English - Verb
- (intransitive) To disagree with something or someone; especially in a Court of Law, to raise an objection.
- (transitive, obsolete) To offer in opposition as a criminal charge or by way of accusation or reproach; to adduce as an objection or adverse reason.
- (transitive, obsolete) To set before or against; to bring into opposition; to oppose.