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Synonyms for characterize
ˈkær ɪk təˌraɪz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. qualify, characterize, characterise(verb)

    describe or portray the character or the qualities or peculiarities of

    "You can characterize his behavior as that of an egotist"; "This poem can be characterized as a lament for a dead lover"

    Synonyms:
    restrict, dispose, characterise, modify, stipulate, specify, qualify, measure up, condition

  2. characterize, characterise(verb)

    be characteristic of

    "What characterizes a Venetian painting?"

    Synonyms:
    characterise, qualify

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. characterize

    Synonyms:
    mark, distinguish, describe, particularize, style, designate, individualize, specify, identify

    Antonyms:
    hint, insinuate, sketch, suggest, adumbrate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. characterize(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    distinguish, designate, mark

  2. characterize(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    describe, set forth the character of, specify the peculiarities of

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    characterise, characterization, describe, characterisation

How to pronounce characterize?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

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