object lesson definition

  • noun:
    • A concrete illustration of a moral or principle.
    • A lesson taught through a material item.
    • a lesson taught (especially to small children) making use of a familiar or uncommon object as a focus
    • an example that typifies a principle
    • a punishment intended as a deterrent to others
    • Anything made use of for example or course which acts to warn others regarding results that be a consequence of a specific action or behavior, as exemplified because of the fates of these whom followed that course.
    • a lesson which item training is made use of.
    • A lesson where instruction is communicated, or a topic made clear, by presenting into the eye the thing becoming described, or a representation of it.
    • discipline meant as a warning to other individuals

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