Subjective meaning

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The definition of subjective is something that is based on personal opinion.

An example of subjective is someone believing purple is the best color.

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Relating to or being the nominative case.
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Formed, as in opinions, based upon a person's feelings or intuition, not upon observation or reasoning; coming more from within the observer than from observations of the external environment.
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Of, relating to, or designating a symptom or complaint perceived by a patient.
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Expressing or bringing into prominence the individuality of the artist or author.
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Pertaining to subjects as opposed to objects (A subject is one who perceives or is aware; an object is the thing perceived or the thing that the subject is aware of.)
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Resulting from or pertaining to personal mindsets or experience, arising from perceptive mental conditions within the brain and not necessarily or directly from external stimuli.
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Not caused by external stimuli.
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Of, affected by, or produced by the mind or a particular state of mind; of or resulting from the feelings or temperament of the subject, or person thinking; not objective; personal.

A subjective judgment.

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Of or having to do with the perception or conception of a thing by the mind as opposed to its reality independent of the mind.
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Relating to the real nature of something; essential.
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Of, relating to, or designating a symptom or complaint perceived by a patient.
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Lacking in reality or substance.
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(philosophy, psychology) Experienced by a person mentally and not directly verifiable by others.
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Not caused by external stimuli.
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Determined by and emphasizing the ideas, thoughts, feelings, etc. of the artist or writer, not just rigidly transcribing or reflecting reality.
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Designating or of a symptom or condition perceptible only to the patient.
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As used by Carl Jung, the innate worldview orientation of the introverted personality types.
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