Object vs. Image

Object vs. Image — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Object and Image

Objectnoun

A specific, individual, material entity, especially one that is not living or not sentient.

Imagenoun

A representation of the form of a person or object, such as a painting or photograph.

Objectnoun

A focus of attention, feeling, thought, or action

a product that was so bad it became an object of derision.

Imagenoun

A sculptured likeness.

Objectnoun

A limiting factor that must be considered

Since money is no object, let's eat at that fancy place.

Imagenoun

(Physics) An optically formed duplicate, counterpart, or other representative reproduction of an object, especially an optical reproduction formed by a lens or mirror.

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Objectnoun

The purpose, aim, or goal of a specific action or effort

the object of the game.

Imagenoun

One that closely or exactly resembles another

He is the image of his uncle.

Objectnoun

A noun, pronoun, or noun phrase that receives or is affected by the action of a verb within a sentence.

Imagenoun

Likeness; semblance

Genesis says that man was made in the image of God.

Objectnoun

A noun or substantive governed by a preposition and typically following it.

Imagenoun

The opinion or concept of something that is held by the public

the public's image of business leaders as greedy.
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Objectnoun

(Philosophy) Something intelligible to or perceptible by the mind.

Imagenoun

The concept or character projected to the public, as by a person or institution, especially as interpreted by the mass media

an actor who tried to convey an image of refined beauty.

Objectnoun

A discrete item than can be selected and maneuvered, such as an onscreen graphic.

Imagenoun

A typical example or embodiment

That child is the image of good health.

Objectnoun

In object-oriented programming, a structure that combines data and the procedures necessary to operate on that data.

Imagenoun

A mental picture of something not real or present

Our image of the cottage did not conform with reality.

Objectverb

To present a dissenting or opposing argument; raise an objection

objected to the testimony of the witness.

Imagenoun

A vivid description or representation in words, especially a metaphor or simile

The poem uses the image of a barren tree to convey feelings of desolation.

Objectverb

To be averse to or express disapproval of something

objects to modern materialism.

Imagenoun

(Mathematics) A set of values of a function corresponding to a particular subset of a domain.

Objectverb

To put forward in or as a reason for opposition; offer as criticism

They objected that discipline was lacking.

Imagenoun

(Computers) An exact replica of the contents of a storage device, such as a hard disk, stored on a second storage device, such as a network server.

Objectnoun

A thing that has physical existence.

Imagenoun

(Obsolete) An apparition.

Objectnoun

; the goal, end or purpose of something.

Imageverb

To make or produce a likeness of

imaged the poet in bronze.

Objectnoun

(grammar) The noun phrase which is an internal complement of a verb phrase or a prepositional phrase. In a verb phrase with a transitive action verb, it is typically the receiver of the action.

Imageverb

To mirror or reflect

a statue imaged in the water.

Objectnoun

A person or thing toward which an emotion is directed.

Mary Jane had been the object of Peter's affection for years.The convertible, once the object of his desire, was now the object of his hatred.Where's your object of ridicule now?

Imageverb

To make a visual representation of (an object) using remote scanning or technology such as magnetic resonance imaging

imaged the diseased kidneys.imaged the surface of Mars.

Objectnoun

(object-oriented programming) An instantiation of a class or structure.

Imageverb

To symbolize or typify

a kneeling woman imaging the nation's grief.

Objectnoun

(category theory) An element within a category upon which functions operate. Thus, a category consists of a set of element objects and the functions that operate on them.

Imageverb

To picture mentally; imagine or visualize

imaged each dive before doing it.

Objectnoun

(obsolete) Sight; show; appearance; aspect.

Imageverb

To describe, especially so vividly as to evoke a mental picture

The passage images what it's like to grow up poor.

Objectverb

(intransitive) To disagree with something or someone; especially in a Court of Law, to raise an objection.

I object to the proposal to build a new airport terminal.

Imageverb

To print (a file) using a laser printer, imagesetter, direct-to-plate press, or similar device.

Objectverb

To offer in opposition as a criminal charge or by way of accusation or reproach; to adduce as an objection or adverse reason.

Imageverb

To transmit (an exact replica of the contents of a storage device) to another storage device

imaged the hard drive to the server.

Objectverb

To set before or against; to bring into opposition; to oppose.

Imagenoun

An optical or other representation of a real object; a graphic; a picture.

The Bible forbids the worship of graven images.

Objectnoun

a tangible and visible entity; an entity that can cast a shadow;

it was full of rackets, balls and other objects

Imagenoun

A mental picture of something not real or not present.

Objectnoun

the goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable);

the sole object of her trip was to see her children

Imagenoun

A statue or idol.

Objectnoun

(grammar) a constituent that is acted upon;

the object of the verb

Imagenoun

(computing) A file that contains all information needed to produce a live working copy. (See disk image, executable image and image copy.)

Most game console emulators do not come with any ROM images for copyright reasons.

Objectnoun

the focus of cognitions or feelings;

objects of thoughtthe object of my affection

Imagenoun

A characteristic of a person, group or company etc., style, manner of dress, how one is, or wishes to be, perceived by others.

Objectverb

express or raise an objection or protest or criticism or express dissent;

She never objected to the amount of work her boss charged her withWhen asked to drive the truck, she objected that she did not have a driver's license

Imagenoun

(mathematics) Something mapped to by a function.

The number 6 is the image of 3 under f that is defined as f(x) = 2*x.

Objectverb

be averse to or express disapproval of;

My wife objects to modern furniture

Imagenoun

(mathematics) The subset of a codomain comprising those elements that are images of something.

The image of this step function is the set of integers.

Imagenoun

(obsolete) Show; appearance; cast.

Imageverb

(transitive) To represent by an image or symbol; to portray.

Imageverb

(transitive) To reflect, mirror.

Imageverb

(transitive) To create an image of.

Imageverb

To create a complete backup copy of a file system or other entity.

Imagenoun

an iconic mental representation;

her imagination forced images upon her too awful to contemplate

Imagenoun

a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface;

they showed us the pictures of their weddinga movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them

Imagenoun

(Jungian psychology) a personal facade that one presents to the world;

a public image is as fragile as Humpty Dumpty

Imagenoun

a standard or typical example;

he is the prototype of good breedinghe provided America with an image of the good father

Imagenoun

language used in a figurative or nonliteral sense

Imagenoun

someone who closely resembles a famous person (especially an actor);

he could be Gingrich's doubleshe's the very image of her mother

Imagenoun

a representation of a person (especially in the form of sculpture);

the coin bears an effigy of Lincolnthe emperor's tomb had his image carved in stone

Imageverb

imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind;

I can't see him on horseback!I can see what will happenI can see a risk in this strategy