Object Relations

Science / Psychiatry / Object Relations: The emotional bonds between one person and another, as contrasted with interest in and love for the self; usually described in terms of capacity for loving and reacting appropriately to others. Melanie Klein is generally credited with founding the British object-relations school.

Other Words for Object

Object Noun Synonyms: focus, target, butt, aim, destination, quarry, goal
Object Verb Synonyms: thing, tangible, item, reality, entity, fact, phenomenon
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Other Words for Relations

Relations Noun Synonyms: sexual intercourse, coitus, sex, criminal conversation, carnal knowledge
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Price-Volume Relationship

Business / Finance / Price-Volume Relationship: A relationship espoused by some technical analysts that signals continuing rises or falls in security prices that are related to changes in volume traded. MORE

Principal-Agent Relationship

Business / Finance / Principal-Agent Relationship: Occurs when one person, an agent, acts on the behalf of another person, the principal. MORE

Objective Form

Entertainment / Literature / Objective Form: A form of pronouns used as the objects of prepositions and verbs. Examples include the pronouns him, her, and them. Modern English uses a single objective form to mark what originally had been two gra MORE

Objective Correlative

Technology / Television (TV) / Objective Correlative: An object which comes to represent an aspect of a character--e.g., Bart Simpson's skateboard representing his carefree and spontaneous lifestyle. MORE

Objective

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Objective: A specification of what is to be accomplished, the timeframe in which it is to be accomplished and by whom. MORE

Objective (Mutual Funds)

Business / Finance / Objective (Mutual Funds): The fund's investment strategy category as stated in the prospectus. There are more than 20 standardized categories. E.g. Aggressive growth, balanced. MORE

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