OBJECTIVE REFERENCE By N., Sam M.S. - 178 1. the activity or state through which one word or idea is corresponded to another or to items in the world. 2. the authentic item or feeling which is comprehended by the senses. OBJECTIVE REFERENCE: "An objective reference is imperative to the senses." Related Psychology Terms DREAM-STATE (D-STATE, REM- STATE) LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) Comparison of Assessment Tools JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) SCHOLASTIC APTITUDE TESTS CREATIVITY TESTS SENTENCE COMPLETION METHOD Using the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale: A Case Study on Grief EGO PSYCHOTHERAPY JUST NOTICEABLE DIFFERENCE (JND; Differential or Difference Threshold) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "OBJECTIVE REFERENCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/objective-reference/ (accessed August 17, 2022).