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Synonyms for character
ˈkær ɪk tər

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term character.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fictional character, fictitious character, character(noun)

    an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story)

    "she is the main character in the novel"

    Synonyms:
    fibre, grapheme, type, character reference, graphic symbol, reference, fiber, quality, fictional character, fictitious character, role, case, part, theatrical role, eccentric, lineament, persona

  2. quality, character, lineament(noun)

    a characteristic property that defines the apparent individual nature of something

    "each town has a quality all its own"; "the radical character of our demands"

    Synonyms:
    fibre, grapheme, type, feature, character reference, caliber, graphic symbol, lineament, fiber, quality, role, fictional character, fictitious character, timber, case, part, persona, reference, theatrical role, tone, eccentric, timbre, calibre

  3. character, fiber, fibre(noun)

    the inherent complex of attributes that determines a persons moral and ethical actions and reactions

    "education has for its object the formation of character"- Herbert Spencer

    Synonyms:
    fibre, type, character reference, graphic symbol, reference, fiber, grapheme, fictional character, fictitious character, role, case, part, roughage, lineament, vulcanized fiber, theatrical role, eccentric, quality, persona

  4. character, role, theatrical role, part, persona(noun)

    an actor's portrayal of someone in a play

    "she played the part of Desdemona"

    Synonyms:
    graphic symbol, type, role, reference, case, piece, eccentric, fictitious character, theatrical role, portion, fibre, function, grapheme, section, quality, constituent, fictional character, share, division, part, purpose, fiber, contribution, component, use, region, image, persona, component part, percentage, parting, character reference, office, lineament, voice

  5. character, eccentric, type, case(noun)

    a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities)

    "a real character"; "a strange character"; "a friendly eccentric"; "the capable type"; "a mental case"

    Synonyms:
    display case, role, type, font, instance, pillow slip, case, eccentric, fictitious character, theatrical role, guinea pig, fount, flake, eccentric person, quality, casing, fictional character, reference, event, part, subject, grapheme, example, vitrine, cause, shell, causa, fiber, slip, compositor's case, geek, caseful, grammatical case, oddball, persona, face, showcase, typesetter's case, fibre, graphic symbol, character reference, sheath, typeface, lineament, lawsuit, pillowcase, suit

  6. character(noun)

    good repute

    "he is a man of character"

    Synonyms:
    fibre, type, character reference, graphic symbol, reference, fiber, grapheme, fictional character, fictitious character, role, case, part, lineament, theatrical role, eccentric, quality, persona

  7. character, reference, character reference(noun)

    a formal recommendation by a former employer to a potential future employer describing the person's qualifications and dependability

    "requests for character references are all too often answered evasively"

    Synonyms:
    reference point, type, role, reference, cite, case, eccentric, fictitious character, theatrical role, fibre, reference work, address, acknowledgment, quality, point of reference, fictional character, reference book, quotation, part, computer address, grapheme, denotation, consultation, source, fiber, book of facts, persona, extension, mention, citation, graphic symbol, character reference, credit, lineament

  8. character, grapheme, graphic symbol(noun)

    a written symbol that is used to represent speech

    "the Greek alphabet has 24 characters"

    Synonyms:
    fibre, type, character reference, graphic symbol, reference, fiber, grapheme, fictional character, fictitious character, role, case, part, lineament, theatrical role, eccentric, quality, persona

  9. character(verb)

    (genetics) an attribute (structural or functional) that is determined by a gene or group of genes

    Synonyms:
    fibre, type, character reference, graphic symbol, reference, fiber, grapheme, fictional character, fictitious character, role, case, part, lineament, theatrical role, eccentric, quality, persona

  10. character(verb)

    engrave or inscribe characters on

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. character

    Character is what one is; reputation, what he is thought to be; his record is the total of his known action or inaction. As a rule, a man's record will substantially express his character; his reputation may be higher or lower than his character or record will justify. Repute is a somewhat formal word, with the same general sense as reputation. One's nature includes all his original endowments or propensities; character includes both natural and acquired traits. We speak of one's physical constitution as strong or weak, etc., and figuratively, always with the adjective, of his mental or moral constitution. Compare CHARACTERISTIC.

    Synonyms:
    constitution, disposition, genius, nature, personality, record, reputation, spirit, temper, temperament

    Preposition:
    The witness has a character for veracity; his character is above suspicion; the character of the applicant.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. character

    Synonyms:
    symbol, letter, nature, type, disposition, genius, temperament, cast, estimation, repute, office, reputation, part, capacity, class, order, sort, stamp, kind, quality, species, sign, tone, mark, figure, record

    Antonyms:
    vagueness, anonymousness, nondescription, disrepute

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. character(n.)

    Synonyms:
    mark, figure, sign, emblem, letter

  2. character(n.)

    Synonyms:
    constitution, quality, nature, disposition, cast, turn, bent

  3. character(n.)

    Synonyms:
    person, personage, individual

  4. character(n.)

    Synonyms:
    reputation, repute

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. character(n)

    Synonyms:
    personality, nature, individuality

    Associated words:
    ethology, ethologist

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How to use character in a sentence?

  1. Mark Hamill:

    This is the next generation of' Star Wars' so I almost had to think of another character, but I had to do what Rian wanted me to do because it serves the story well, i still have n’t accepted it completely.

  2. Kelly Garramone:

    High-character people tell the truth and have appropriate failure tolerance. That's what makes people want to run through walls for them.

  3. Anki Chief Executive Boris Sofman:

    As we were looking at these movies from Pixar, from DreamWorks, at these incredible characters, we started asking what would it take to make a character like that actually come to life in the real world.

  4. William Golding:

    Among the virtues and vices that make up the British character, we have one vice, at least, that Americans ought to view with sympathy. For they appear to be the only people who share it with us. I mean our worship of the antique. I do not refer to beauty or even historical association. I refer to age, to a quantity of years.

  5. Vander Plaats:

    We will be going all-in for Sen. Ted Cruz, we have found him as a man of deep character. A man that we can fully trust, who has a consistency of convictions, who loves his god, loves his spouse, and who loves his family.


Translations for character

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • حرف, رمز, شخصية, خلقArabic
  • действащо лице, знак, символ, отличителна черта, характер, геройBulgarian
  • personatge, caràcterCatalan, Valencian
  • znak, postavaCzech
  • træk, fasthed, rolle, karakter, tegn, figur, personlighed, viljestyrke, person, naturDanish
  • Figur, Character, Person, Original, Zeichen, Charakter, BuchstabeGerman
  • χαρακτήρας, γράμμαGreek
  • rolulo, karakteroEsperanto
  • carácter, personajeSpanish
  • tegelane, karakterEstonian
  • منش, نویسه, کاراکتر, حرف, پرسوناژ, شخصیت, سیرتPersian
  • henkilö, kirjoitusmerkki, tyyppi, luonne, persoona, merkki, kirjain, hahmoFinnish
  • caractère, personnageFrench
  • pearsa, carachtarIrish
  • nàdar, caractar, litirScottish Gaelic
  • carácter, personaxeGalician
  • אופי, תו, דמות, מאפיין, אישיות, אות, תכונהHebrew
  • चरित्रHindi
  • karakter, szereplő, betűHungarian
  • գործող անձ, տիպ, բնավորություն, նշան, բնութագիրArmenian
  • KarakterIndonesian
  • persónaIcelandic
  • carattere, caratteristica, personaggioItalian
  • 記号, 登場人物, キャラクター, 文字, 特質Japanese
  • 문자, 등장인물, 캐릭터Korean
  • باته‌کKurdish
  • characterLatin
  • CharakterLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
  • tēlsLatvian
  • കഥാപാത്രംMalayalam
  • aksara, watakMalay
  • karakter, personage, persoonlijkheidDutch
  • karakter, tegnNorwegian
  • charakter, postać, znakPolish
  • carácter, personagem, caráter, fortaleza moral, figura, caracterePortuguese
  • personajRomanian
  • символ, фигура, характер, личность, герой, персонаж, знак, героиня, отличителная черта, тип, буква, иероглиф, действующее лицоRussian
  • karakter, lik, karakteristika, osobinaSerbo-Croatian
  • rollfigur, karaktär, teckenSwedish
  • sifaSwahili
  • எழுத்துருTamil
  • ตัวละครThai
  • özellik, ahlak, harf, kişilik, karakter, simge, sembol, hususiyet, orijinal kimseTurkish
  • 字符Chinese

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