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character

char·ac·ter

character

 
pronunciation:
kae rk tr
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: all the things that make a person, place, or thing different from others.
This neighborhood has a friendly character.
synonyms:
nature, personality
similar words:
features, identity
definition 2: a person in a story, play, or movie.
That actor always plays evil characters.The main character in the movie is a woman.
definition 3: strong moral qualities.
Her parents want her to marry someone with character.
similar words:
courage, honor, strength
Word Builder: character +
  • characterize:
    to describe a person's character.
  • characteristic:
    a particular quality of a person or thing.
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