Associations to the word «Characterise»


CHARACTERISE, verb. Non-Oxford British spelling standard spelling of characterize.

Dictionary definition

CHARACTERISE, verb. Be characteristic of; "What characterizes a Venetian painting?".
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".

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King