English dictionary definition of:

character


Noun

  • (genetics) an attribute (structural or functional) that is determined by a gene or group of genes
  • the inherent complex of attributes that determines a persons moral and ethical actions and reactions
  • a characteristic property that defines the apparent individual nature of something
  • an actor's portrayal of someone in a play
  • a formal recommendation by a former employer to a potential future employer describing the person's qualifications and dependability
  • a written symbol that is used to represent speech
  • an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story)
  • a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities)
  • good repute

Verb

  • engrave or inscribe characters on

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Thesaurus

case eccentric fiber American English spelling fibre British English spelling grapheme lineament part persona quality reference role type

Spellzone course content

View spelling list Using ch to spell the /k/ sound and learn about the word character in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 5. Spelling the consonant digraphs, Part 2.

Scrabble score for character


Scrabble score = 16

Please note that scrabble only allows seven tiles to be placed at once.

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