HyperDic: physical_object

English > 1 sense of the expression physical object:
NOUNTopsphysical object, objecta tangible and visible entity
English > physical object: 1 sense > noun 1, Tops
MeaningA tangible and visible entity; an entity that can cast a shadow.
NarrowercatchAnything that is caught (especially if it is worth catching)
charm, good luck charmSomething believed to bring good luck
commemorativeAn object (such as a coin or postage stamp) made to mark an event or honor a person
curio, curiosity, oddity, oddment, peculiarity, raritySomething unusual -- perhaps worthy of collecting
discardAnything that is cast aside or discarded
draw, lotAnything (straws or pebbles etc.) taken or chosen at random
filmA thin coating or layer
findingSomething that is found
floaterAn object that floats or is capable of floating
fomite, vehicleAny inanimate object (as a towel or money or clothing or dishes or books or toys etc.) that can transmit infectious agents from one person to another
geological formation, formation(geology) the geological features of the earth
growthSomething grown or growing
hailMany objects thrown forcefully through the air
headA rounded compact mass
hoodooSomething believed to bring bad luck
iceThe frozen part of a body of water
je ne sais quoiSomething indescribable
keepsake, souvenir, token, relicSomething of sentimental value
land, dry land, earth, ground, solid ground, terra firmaThe solid part of the earth's surface
land, ground, soilmaterial in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use)
locationA point or extent in space
makeweight, fillerAnything added to fill out a whole
moonAny object resembling a moon
neighbor, neighbourA nearby object of the same kind
paring(usually plural) a part of a fruit or vegetable that is pared or cut off
part, portionSomething less than the whole of a human artifact
property, propAny movable articles or objects used on the set of a play or movie
remainsAny object that is left unused or still extant
ribbon, threadAny long object resembling a thin line
shinerSomething that shines (with emitted or reflected light)
snakeSomething long, thin, and flexible that resembles a snake
stuffMiscellaneous unspecified objects
triviality, trivia, trifle, small beerSomething of small importance
vagabondAnything that resembles a vagabond in having no fixed place
wallAnything that suggests a wall in structure or function or effect
webAn intricate network suggesting something that was formed by weaving or interweaving
whole, unitAn assemblage of parts that is regarded as a single entity
Broaderphysical entityAn entity that has physical existence
Spanishcosa, objeto físico, objeto inanimado, objeto
Catalancosa, objecte físic, objecte inanimat, objecte

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