What is another word for physical object?

1 synonym found


[ fˈɪzɪkə͡l ˈɒbd͡ʒɛkt], [ fˈɪzɪkə‍l ˈɒbd‍ʒɛkt], [ f_ˈɪ_z_ɪ_k_əl ˈɒ_b_dʒ_ɛ_k_t]

Synonyms for Physical object:

  • n.

    object (noun)

How to use "Physical object" in context?

Physical objects are what we interact with on a daily basis, whether it be picking up a cup of coffee, unlocking a door, or typing on a keyboard. These objects can be mundane or fascinating, depending on the individual. What makes an object physical? Forces acting on the object cause it to move and deform, whether it's a metal bar that bends when struck with a hammer or a sheet of paper that is pressed against a typewriter key. In studying physical objects, we can learn about the laws of mechanics, the properties of materials, and how objects are formed.

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