Textual thesaurus for "character"

(noun) fiber, fibre

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

(noun) quality, lineament

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

(noun) persona, part, role, theatrical role

an actor's portrayal of someone in a play

she played the part of Desdemona

(noun) character reference, reference

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

(noun) grapheme, graphic symbol

a written symbol that is used to represent speech

the Greek alphabet has 24 characters

(noun) fictional character, fictitious character

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

she is the main character in the novel

(noun) case, eccentric, type

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