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Definition of Objective

Objective

  1. Of or pertaining to an object.
  2. Of or pertaining to an object; contained in, or having the nature or position of, an object; outward; external; extrinsic; -- an epithet applied to whatever ir exterior to the mind, or which is simply an object of thought or feeling, and opposed to subjective.
  3. Pertaining to, or designating, the case which follows a transitive verb or a preposition, being that case in which the direct object of the verb is placed. See Accusative, n.
  4. The objective case.
  5. An object glass. See under Object, n.
  6. Same as Objective point, under Objective, a.

Objective Quotations

All married couples should learn the art of battle as they should learn the art of making love. Good battle is objective and honest - never vicious or cruel. Good battle is healthy and constructive, and brings to a marriage the principles of equal partnership.
Ann Landers

You are a product of your environment. So choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Analyze your life in terms of its environment. Are the things around you helping you toward success - or are they holding you back?
W. Clement Stone

We need business to understand its social responsibility, that the main task and objective for a business is not to generate extra income and to become rich and transfer the money abroad, but to look and evaluate what a businessman has done for the country, for the people, on whose account he or she has become so rich.
Vladimir Putin

A straight path never leads anywhere except to the objective. - Andre Gide
A straight path never leads anywhere except to the objective.
Andre Gide

Management by objective works - if you know the objectives. Ninety percent of the time you don't.
Peter Drucker
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Objective Translations

objective in French is objectif, objectif
objective in German is wirklich, sachlich, sachlich, objektiv
objective in Italian is realistico, traguardo, oggettivo, reale
objective in Spanish is de veras, meta, objetivo
objective in Swedish is avsikt, saklig