Significado de “characterize” - en el Diccionario Inglés

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characterize en inglés británico

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characterizeverb [ T ]

UK usually characterise uk /ˈkær.ək.tə.raɪz/ us /ˈker.ək.tɚ.aɪz/

Something that characterizes another thing is typical of it:

Bright colours and bold strokes characterize his early paintings.

to describe something by stating its main qualities:

In her essay, she characterizes the whole era as a period of radical change.

(Definición de characterize del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

characterize en inglés americano

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characterizeverb [ T ]

us /ˈkær·ək·təˌrɑɪz/

to have as a typical quality:

The current system is characterized by obsolete technology.

To characterize something also means to describe it by stating its main qualities:

She characterized the novel as wordy in places but very funny.

(Definición de characterize del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)