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character

noun /ˈkӕrəktə/
the set of qualities that make someone or something different from others; type
carácter
You can tell a man’s character from his handwriting Publicity of this character is not good for the firm.
a set of qualities that are considered admirable in some way
carácter
He showed great character in dealing with the danger.
reputation
reputación
They tried to damage his character.
a person in a play, novel etc
personaje
Rosencrantz is a minor character in Shakespeare’s ’Hamlet’.
an odd or amusing person
tipo, figura
This fellow’s quite a character!
a letter used in typing etc
carácter
Some characters on this keyboard are broken.
characteristic adjective (opposite uncharacteristic) typical (of a person etc)
característico
He spoke with characteristic shyness That kind of behaviour/behavior is characteristic of him.
characteristically adverb
típicamente
She was characteristically modest about winning the award.
characterize verb ( also characterise) to be the obvious feature of
caracterizar
The giraffe is characterized by its long neck.
to describe (as)
describir
She characterized him as weak and indecisive.
characterization noun ( also characterisation)
caracterización
the characterization of Huckleberry Finn as a disobedient child.
(Definition of character from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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