- An object indirectly afflicted with the activity of a verb, as myself in Sing me personally a song and turtles in He feeds turtles lettuce.
- A grammatical part of a ditransitive verb that always manifests as a recipient or goal.
- the thing this is the receiver or beneficiary of this activity regarding the verb
Definition for "indirect object"
- An object indirectly afflicted with the activity of…
Hypernym for "indirect object"