Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “character reference”

character reference

noun [C]    
a statement of a person's good qualities, written by someone who knows the person well, that is sent to a future employerRecruiting staff, applying for and accepting jobs
(Definition of character reference noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of character reference

Translations of “character reference”

Word of the Day

work out

to exercise in order to improve the strength or appearance of your body

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More