verb (used with object), ob·jec·ti·fied, ob·jec·ti·fy·ing.
Examples from the Web for objectification
In fact, some feminist critics have pointed to a long history of objectification in Star Trek.
The fact of the matter is that misogyny and objectification are commonplace in the entertainment industry.Lana Del Rey and the Fault in Our ‘Feminist’ Stars|Amy Zimmerman|June 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The objectification of women and girls in advertising is a serious problem.VOCO’s Sexist Ad Demonstrates That the Tech Industry Badly Needs Women|Jennifer Siebel Newsom, Jean Kilbourne|January 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Appearance and objectification affect women comics disproportionately than their male counterparts.What Women Comedians Want: Yael Kohen’s ‘We Killed’|Allison Yarrow|October 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It was a voyeuristic approach that was less about admiration and more about objectification.Milan Wraps Up Spring 2013 Fashion Week With Armani and Cavalli Showdown|Robin Givhan|September 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Nor is it hard to find the ground of this survival in the sense of beauty of an objectification of feeling elsewhere extinct.
Thus beauty is constituted by the objectification of pleasure.
In other words, he effected what may be called an objectification of the literary ideal.A History of Literary Criticism in the Renaissance|Joel Elias Spingarn
The measure (ratio) we project in our objectification can as well be a measure related to our perceptive system.The Civilization of Illiteracy|Mihai Nadin
Objectification the differentia of aesthetic pleasure, 44 et seq.
British Dictionary definitions for objectification
verb -fies, -fying or -fied
Word Origin and History for objectification (1 of 2)
1860, noun of action from objectify.