nonobjective

adjective non·ob·jec·tive \ ˌnän-əb-ˈjek-tiv \

Definition of nonobjective

1 :not objective
2 :representing or intended to represent no natural or actual object, figure, or scene
  • nonobjective art

nonobjectivism

play \ˌnän-əb-ˈjek-ti-ˌvi-zəm\ noun

nonobjectivist

play \ˌnän-əb-ˈjek-ti-vist\ noun

nonobjectivity

play \ˌnän-ˌäb-ˌjek-ˈti-və-tē, -əb-\ noun

Examples of nonobjective in a Sentence

  1. the real subject of his nonobjective paintings is color—and the intense emotional response it can provoke in the viewer

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First Known Use of nonobjective

1865



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