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  1. char·ac·ter
  2. noun


    • 1. inscribe; engrave.

    • 2. describe; characterize:

      you have well charactered him
  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: character, plural noun: characters

    • noun

      the mental and moral qualities distinctive to an individual:

      the distinctive nature of something:

    • verb

      inscribe or write (something).


    • noun

      a fictional character depicted in an animated film or a comic strip:

      a person or portrayal lacking in depth or characterized by exaggerated or stereotypical features:

    • adjective

      requiring effort or endurance to a degree that strengthens or improves a person's character:
    • noun

      a person who attests to another's moral conduct and good reputation in a court of law.
    • noun

      a linear sequence of characters, typically one stored in or processed by a computer.
    • noun

      the identification by electronic means of printed or written characters.
    • noun

      an actor who specializes in playing eccentric or unusual people rather than leading roles.
    • noun

      a style of ballet deriving inspiration from national or folk dances, or interpreting and representing a particular profession, mode of living, or personality. The movements used tend to be less stylized than in classical ballet, allowing greater individual expression and diversity.
    • noun

      a character that does not represent a printable character but serves to initiate a particular action.
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