Need another word that means the same as “subjective”? Find 9 synonyms and 30 related words for “subjective” in this overview.
The synonyms of “Subjective” are: immanent, personal, personalized, individual, internal, emotional, instinctive, intuitive, impressionistic
Subjective as an Adjective
Definitions of "Subjective" as an adjective
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “subjective” as an adjective can have the following definitions:
- Dependent on the mind or on an individual's perception for its existence.
- Taking place within the mind and modified by individual bias.
- Based on or influenced by personal feelings, tastes, or opinions.
- Of a mental act performed entirely within the mind.
- Relating to or denoting a case of nouns and pronouns used for the subject of a sentence.
Synonyms of "Subjective" as an adjective (9 Words)
|emotional||Relating to a person’s emotions.|
He was a strongly emotional young man.
|immanent||Of a mental act performed entirely within the mind.|
A cognition is an immanent act of mind.
|impressionistic||In the style of impressionism.|
A personal and impressionistic view of the war.
|individual||Separate and distinct from others of the same kind.|
She creates her own highly individual landscapes.
|instinctive||(of a person) doing or being a specified thing apparently naturally or automatically.|
An instinctive distaste for conflict.
|internal||Experienced in one’s mind; inner rather than expressed.|
Internal party maneuvering.
|intuitive||(chiefly of computer software) easy to use and understand.|
His intuitive understanding of the readers real needs.
|personal||Existing as a self aware entity not as an abstraction or an impersonal force.|
For your personal use.
|personalized||Pointedly referring to or concerning a person’s individual personality or intimate affairs especially offensively.|
General elections have become personalized contests between rival party leaders.
Usage Examples of "Subjective" as an adjective
- A subjective judgment.
- His views are highly subjective.
- There is always the danger of making a subjective judgement.
Associations of "Subjective" (30 Words)
|bias||Cause to be biased.|
Readers said the paper was biased towards the Conservatives.
|biased||Favoring one person or side over another.|
A biased account of the trial.
|bigot||A prejudiced person who is intolerant of any opinions differing from his own.|
A racist bigot.
|comparison||The act of examining resemblances.|
They made a comparison of noise levels.
|discriminate||Perceive or constitute the difference in or between.|
|discriminatory||Containing or implying a slight or showing prejudice.|
Discriminatory employment practices.
|gratuitous||Done without good reason; uncalled for.|
Solicitors provide a form of gratuitous legal advice.
|incompleteness||The state of being crude and incomplete and imperfect.|
The study was criticized for incompleteness of data but it stimulated further research.
|inequality||The relation between two expressions that are not equal, employing a sign such as ≠ ‘not equal to’, > ‘greater than’, or < ‘less than’.|
The inequality of the ground hindered their footing.
|inequitable||Not equitable or fair.|
The inequitable division of wealth.
|inequity||Lack of fairness or justice.|
Policies aimed at redressing racial inequity.
|iniquitous||Grossly unfair and morally wrong.|
An iniquitous tax.
|iniquity||Immoral or grossly unfair behaviour.|
A den of iniquity.
|injustice||The practice of being unjust or unfair.|
She was taken aback by the injustice of Nora s remark.
|intolerant||Not tolerant of views, beliefs, or behaviour that differ from one’s own.|
He s recently been diagnosed as gluten intolerant.
|invidious||(of a comparison or distinction) unfairly discriminating; unjust.|
It seems invidious to make special mention of one aspect of his work.
|jaundiced||Affected by jaundice, in particular unnaturally yellow in complexion.|
They looked on politicians with a jaundiced eye.
|partial||A component of a musical sound; an overtone or harmonic.|
A question to which we have only partial answers.
|prejudiced||Being biased or having a belief or attitude formed beforehand.|
|racism||Prejudice, discrimination, or antagonism by an individual, community, or institution against a person or people on the basis of their membership of a particular racial or ethnic group, typically one that is a minority or marginalized.|
A programme to combat racism.
|racist||A person with a prejudiced belief that one racial group is superior to others.|
He has been targeted by vicious racists online.
|sexist||A person with sexist views.|
A blatantly sexist remark.
|tortious||Of or pertaining to the nature of a tort.|
This does not make the act tortious.
|undeserved||Not warranted, merited, or earned.|
Has an undeserved reputation as a coward.
|unequal||A person or thing regarded as unequal to another in status or level.|
I have lived for fifty years as an unequal in this country.
|unfair||Not based on or behaving according to the principles of equality and justice.|
Used unfair methods.
An unfavorable comparison.
|unjust||Not equitable or fair.|
An unjust judge.
|unmerited||Not deserved or merited.|
Received an unmerited honorary degree.
|wrongly||In a way that is incorrect or mistaken.|
Wrongly interpreted results.