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English definition of “object”

object

verb [I]     /əbˈdʒekt/
B2 to feel or express opposition to or dislike of something or someone: Would anyone object if we started the meeting now? He objects to the label 'magician' which he is often given. No one objected when the boss said it was time to go home.Opposing and against
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