subjectify

[ suh b-jek-tuh-fahy ]
/ səbˈdʒɛk təˌfaɪ /

verb (used with object), sub·jec·ti·fied, sub·jec·ti·fy·ing.

to make subjective.
to identify with (a subject) or interpret subjectively.

Nearby words

  1. subject complement,
  2. subject matter,
  3. subject to, be,
  4. subject-raising,
  5. subjectification,
  6. subjection,
  7. subjective,
  8. subjective complement,
  9. subjective idealism,
  10. subjective intension

Compare objectify.

Origin of subjectify

First recorded in 1865–70; subject + -ify

Related formssub·jec·ti·fi·ca·tion, nounnon·sub·jec·ti·fi·ca·tion, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for subjectifies

subjectify

/ (səbˈdʒɛktɪˌfaɪ) /

verb -fies, -fying or -fied

(tr) to make subjective or interpret subjectively
Derived Formssubjectification, noun

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Word Origin and History for subjectifies

subjectify

v.

1858, from subject + -ify. Related: Subjectified; subjectifying.

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