exteriorize vs objectify what difference

what is difference between exteriorize and objectify

English

Alternative forms

  • exteriorise

Etymology

From exterior +‎ -ize.

Pronunciation

  • (US) IPA(key): /ɪkˈstɪɹi.əˌɹaɪz/, /ɛkˈstɪɹi.əˌɹaɪz/
  • Hyphenation: ex‧te‧ri‧or‧ize

Verb

exteriorize (third-person singular simple present exteriorizes, present participle exteriorizing, simple past and past participle exteriorized)

  1. (transitive) To externalize.
  2. (surgery, transitive) To expose (an internal organ) for observation or surgery.

Derived terms

  • exteriorization

Portuguese

Verb

exteriorize

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of exteriorizar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of exteriorizar
  3. third-person singular imperative of exteriorizar


English

Etymology

object +‎ -ify

Pronunciation

  • (Canada) IPA(key): /əbˈdʒɛktɪˌfaɪ/

Verb

objectify (third-person singular simple present objectifies, present participle objectifying, simple past and past participle objectified)

  1. To make something (such as an abstract idea) possible to be perceived by the senses.
  2. To treat as something objectively real.
    • 1921: Aldous Huxley, Crome Yellow
      The mystic objectifies a rich feeling in the pit of the stomach into a cosmology.
  3. To treat as a mere object and deny the dignity of.
    • 1994 “Book review: Fire With Fire”, backlash.com[1]
      She talks about the fact that women objectify men just as much as men objectify women, and she even admits her culpability in doing so by talking about how sometimes she wishes she had a group of “nubile 17 year old soccer players” to keep her happy.
    • 1999: Dawson’s Creek (TV, episode 3.04)
      The entire notion of cheerleading is just a sexist attempt to try to objectify the female body.

Synonyms

  • objectivize, reify, thingify

Derived terms

  • objectification

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