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Are water and gasses 'objects', for the purposes of Leomund's Tiny Hut? [duplicate]

In the spell description of Leomund's Tiny Hut it says: All other creatures and objects are barred from passing through it. What counts as an object? Because isn't everything technically an ...
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Can Prestidigitation “Clean” Salt Water?

I have a very clever player that uses Prestidigitation for many useful things and one of the questions he asked me the other night is if he could use Prestidigitation to clean the salt out of the ...
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Can a dragon's breath weapon pass through Leomund's Tiny Hut?

Leomund's tiny hut can protect against magic, objects, and creatures from entering. A dragon's breath weapon is not considered magical, but has to be an object at least - which should be blocked by ...
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Can the Mage Hand cantrip be used to trip an enemy who is running away?

Can the mage hand cantrip be used to trip an enemy who is running away? How should I rule if my player is attempting to grab hold of the ankle of a humanoid creature that is running away? Would it ...
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Can Telekinesis be used to manipulate liquids?

The PHB states that: You can try to move an object that weighs up to 1000 pounds and later on: You can exert fine control on objects with your telekinetic grip, such as manipulating a simple ...
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Is a dead creature's body considered an “object”?

I never really gave this much thought until this question brought it up: Is a dead creature's body considered to be an object? And is it still a creature? My initial reaction was that it would not ...
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Is drawing an arrow from a quiver an item interaction?

So in a given turn in combat, you can interact with an item once per turn for free, then any subsequent interactions with the same or another item costs an Action (which, unless you can Action Surge ...
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Is there anything that is simultaneously a creature and an object?

From what I can tell, it seems that "creature" and "object" are intended to be mutually exclusive categories in D&D 5e. The distinction is important in the targeting of many effects and spells. ...
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Can a character shadowstep, dimension door, or teleport away from sovereign glue?

A character gets stuck to a handled firmly attached to wall with sovereign glue. Can the character use shadow step to get away from the wall? Can the character use teleport to get away from the wall?...
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When is an object made of other objects?

I've read What is considered an object? and Can Telekinesis be used to manipulate liquids? It still seems pretty unclear though to me, specifically when I read: For the purpose of these rules, an ...
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What does Use an Object cover?

I saw this come up in another question in regards to drinking a healing potion not being a Use an Object action as the text in the equipment chapter under healing potion specifically says that using a ...
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For a creature affected by the spell See Invisibility, can they see air?

See invisibility is a handy 2nd level spell that says: For the duration, you see invisible creatures and objects as if they were visible, and you can see into the Ethereal Plane. Ethereal creatures ...
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If a wizard casts Fireball indoors, wouldn't that start a fire in most cases?

If a wizard casts Fireball indoors, wouldn't that start a fire in most cases? Everything combustible nearby is engulfed in flames. Fireball The fire spreads around corners. It ignites flammable ...
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Can you target gases and liquids with the Animate Objects spell?

The animate objects spell description states: Choose up to ten nonmagical objects within range that are not being worn or carried. Medium targets count as two objects, Large targets count as four ...
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Does it take an action or an object interaction to pull a stirge from your neck?

The "Interacting with Objects Around You" sidebar on PHB p. 190 (or here in the basic rules) says: Here are a few examples of the sorts of thing you can do in tandem with your movement and action:...

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