Definition - Noun 1: something toward which thought, feeling, or action is directed see also natural object 2: the purpose or goal of something esp in the civil law of Louisiana : the purpose for which a contract or obligation is formed Pronunciation'äb-jikt
Definition - Transitive Verb : to state in opposition or as an objection <~ed that the evidence was inadmissible> : to state opposition esp. to something in a judicial proceeding <~ed to the testimony on the ground that it was hearsay> Pronunciation&b-'jekt
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