[ uh b-jek-tuh-vahyz ]
/ əbˈdʒɛk təˌvaɪz /

verb (used with object), ob·jec·tiv·ized, ob·jec·tiv·iz·ing.

to cause to become concrete or objective; objectify.

Nearby words

  1. objective symptom,
  2. objective test,
  3. objectively,
  4. objectivism,
  5. objectivity,
  6. objectless,
  7. objector,
  8. objet,
  9. objet d'art,
  10. objet de vertu

Also especially British, ob·jec·tiv·ise.

Origin of objectivize

First recorded in 1855–60; objective + -ize

Related formsob·jec·ti·vi·za·tion, nounun·ob·jec·tiv·ized, adjective

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Examples from the Web for objectivized

  • Once thus externalized, objectivized, the ethical standard demanded homage from the individual.