Bedeutung von “characterize” — Learner’s Dictionary

characterize

verb [ T ] also UK -ise us uk /ˈkærəktəraɪz/
TYPICAL

to be typical of someone or something:

[ often passive ] Her behaviour in class has been characterized by rudeness and laziness.
DESCRIBE

to describe or show someone or something in a particular way:

Historians have characterized the age as a period of great change.

(Definition von “characterize” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)