character translation English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "character" - English-Spanish dictionary

See all translations

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)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “character” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
truth

the quality of being true

Word of the Day

July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
by Liz Walter,
July 01, 2015
With America’s Independence Day on the 4th and France’s Bastille Day on the 14th, July certainly has a revolutionary theme, so this blog looks at words and phrases we use to talk about the dramatic and nation-changing events that these days celebrate. In particular, it focuses on one of the most important

Read More 

generation pause noun
generation pause noun
July 06, 2015
informal young adults who are not able to do things previously typical for their age group such as buy a home or start a family because of lack of money Meanwhile, a new study released last week revealed a quarter of Brits believe they’ll never own a property, leading them to be

Read More