This word is a common-ish word, and it has been on my mind all day. It's really frustrating to keep attempting to find out what this word has been alone, so I decided to just ask others here.

The word basically is directed at things that people have different opinions towards.

Example: You can't say that art piece is good. Art is _______.

Anybody have an idea?

  • What does this word mean? What are you trying to express? What is your question?
    – user140086
    Jun 21, 2016 at 5:35
  • @Rathony I'm trying to figure out what the word is. I've been trying to figure it out all day, all I have is the word meaning.
    – Corgz IO
    Jun 21, 2016 at 5:35
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    – user140086
    Jun 21, 2016 at 5:38
  • @Rathony Isn't my example of how it is used good?
    – Corgz IO
    Jun 21, 2016 at 5:42
  • You need to edit your question.
    – user140086
    Jun 21, 2016 at 5:43

2 Answers 2


I believe the word you are looking for is subjective


1. based on or influenced by personal feelings, tastes, or opinions.

(as defined by google)

Art is subjective, as in, whether it is good or not depends on who is looking at it.


Art is subjective.

As for other topics of discussion, possibly "debatable", "controversial", "arguably".

  • How does this answer differ from that given 4.5 years ago?
    – Jim
    Jan 17, 2021 at 9:26

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