noun, plural sub·jec·tiv·i·ties for 2.

the state or quality of being subjective; subjectiveness.
a subjective thought or idea.
intentness on internal thoughts.
internal reality.

Origin of subjectivity

1805–15; subjective + -ity; as a philosophical term < French subjectivité
Related formsnon·sub·jec·tiv·i·ty, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for subjectivities

Historical Examples of subjectivities

  • Men have no time for subjectivities—except poets, psychological fictionists, and the like, who do not seem to me men at all.


    Gertrude Atherton

Word Origin and History for subjectivities



1812, from subjective + -ity.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper