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Synonyms for character

Synonyms for character

the combination of emotional, intellectual, and moral qualities that distinguishes an individual

moral or ethical strength

a statement attesting to personal qualifications, character, and dependability

public estimation of someone

a person who is appealingly odd or curious

a person portrayed in fiction or drama

a conventional mark used in a writing system

Synonyms

Synonyms for character

an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story)

a characteristic property that defines the apparent individual nature of something

the inherent complex of attributes that determines a persons moral and ethical actions and reactions

a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities)

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good repute

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a formal recommendation by a former employer to a potential future employer describing the person's qualifications and dependability

(genetics) an attribute (structural or functional) that is determined by a gene or group of genes

engrave or inscribe characters on

References in periodicals archive ?
He stood head and nose above his fellow councillors and was a dominant character.
The midfielder was not a dominant character due to this rawness and the fact Sunderland, for the most part, whizzed about and took the game to Blues.
He is not an overly sophisticated man but a large and dominant character.
But I am sure we will find something much more significant than that race with which to remember him because he was a hugely dominant character.
Tall, smartly dressed, neat haircut, bright, articulate, he was the dominant character in a small group of business pals.
Rusty was a rusty tabby and white cat with a foxy nature, who was definitely the dominant character of the two.
The suggestion is that the "one or two" includes the most dominant character in the dressing room, skipper John Terry, angry and frustrated at what he fears could happen to the club, although Benitez maintained otherwise.
Like the first film, the majestic lion Aslan (Liam Neeson) is the mane attraction of an action-packed second half, plus a fleeting return for another dominant character from The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe.
It is unlikely a new big-name coach would be attracted to a club that has no new money to spend and a dominant character like Advocaat hanging around.
He may be knocking on a bit but he is still a top-class goalkeeper with great presence and a dominant character.
AS IN so many other recent seasons, the sprinting hierarchy of 1998 is lacking a dominant character.
Initially the punch of acidity is the dominant character but as the wine breathes this softens somewhat to reveal the gentle tannins and punnets of red fruit.
He is the dominant character around the place and the most senior professional.
He has a dominant character and would be best suited to an adult-only household to handle his behaviour.