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Synonyms for characterise

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. characterize, characterise(verb)

    be characteristic of

    "What characterizes a Venetian painting?"

    characterise, characterize, qualify

  2. 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"

    restrict, dispose, characterise, modify, stipulate, specify, characterize, qualify, measure up, condition

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characterize, typify, characterized


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