The direct object of a verb is created, affected or altered by the action of a verb, or appreciated or sensed by the subject of the verb.
EG: She closed the door. ('door' is directly affected by her action.)
See Also: Indirect Object; Intransitive Verb; Predicate; Transitive Verb; Complement; Retained Object
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