CHARACTER TRAITS 74 words

Character trait vocabulary for Mrs. Schwartz: 8th grade English. "Possible words for describing a character"
  1. humble
    marked by meekness or modesty; not arrogant or prideful
  2. brave
    possessing or displaying courage; able to face and deal with danger or fear without flinching
  3. courageous
    possessing or displaying courage; able to face and deal with danger or fear without flinching
  4. serious
    of great consequence
  5. resourceful
    having inner resources; adroit or imaginative
  6. stubborn
    tenaciously unwilling or marked by tenacious unwillingness to yield
  7. loyal
    steadfast in allegiance or duty
  8. gullible
    naive and easily deceived or tricked
  9. selfish
    concerned chiefly or only with yourself and your advantage to the exclusion of others
  10. generous
    willing to give and share unstintingly
  11. self-confident
    showing poise and confidence in your own worth
  12. respectful
    full of or exhibiting respect
  13. considerate
    showing concern for the rights and feelings of others
  14. imaginative
    (used of persons or artifacts) marked by independence and creativity in thought or action
  15. brilliant
    full of light; shining intensely
  16. creative
    having the ability or power to create
  17. independent
    free from external control and constraint
  18. carefree
    free of trouble and worry and care
  19. studious
    characterized by diligent study and fondness for reading
  20. intelligent
    having the capacity for thought and reason especially to a high degree
  21. honest
    marked by truth
  22. mischievous
    naughtily or annoyingly playful
  23. adventurous
    willing to undertake or seeking out new and daring enterprises
  24. hardworking
    characterized by hard work and perseverance
  25. daring
    a challenge to do something dangerous or foolhardy
  26. charming
    pleasing or delighting
  27. lazy
    disinclined to work or exertion
  28. patriotic
    inspired by love for your country
  29. successful
    having succeeded or being marked by a favorable outcome
  30. responsible
    worthy of or requiring responsibility or trust; or held accountable
  31. helpful
    providing assistance or serving a useful function
  32. cautious
    showing careful forethought
  33. polite
    showing regard for others in manners, speech, behavior, etc.
  34. conceited
    characteristic of false pride; having an exaggerated sense of self-importance
  35. leader
    a person who rules or guides or inspires others
  36. demanding
    requiring more than usually expected or thought due; especially great patience and effort and skill
  37. bossy
    offensively self-assured or given to exercising usually unwarranted power
  38. gentle
    soft and mild; not harsh or stern or severe
  39. loving
    feeling or showing love and affection
  40. proud
    feeling self-respect or pleasure in something by which you measure your self-worth; or being a reason for pride
  41. mysterious
    having an import not apparent to the senses nor obvious to the intelligence; beyond ordinary understanding
  42. eager
    having or showing keen interest or intense desire or impatient expectancy
  43. hopeful
    having or manifesting hope
  44. lucky
    having or bringing good fortune
  45. cooperative
    involving the joint activity of two or more
  46. ambitious
    having a strong desire for success or achievement
  47. quiet
    characterized by an absence or near absence of agitation or activity
  48. curious
    eager to investigate and learn or learn more (sometimes about others' concerns)
  49. mature
    having reached full natural growth or development
  50. witty
    combining clever conception and facetious expression
  51. determined
    having been learned or found or determined especially by investigation
  52. energetic
    possessing or exerting or displaying energy
  53. calm
    not agitated; without losing self-possession
  54. mannerly
    socially correct in behavior
  55. rude
    belonging to an early stage of technical development; characterized by simplicity and (often) crudeness
  56. strict
    rigidly accurate; allowing no deviation from a standard
  57. annoyed
    troubled persistently especially with petty annoyances
  58. foolish
    devoid of good sense or judgment
  59. grumpy
    annoyed and irritable
  60. miserable
    very unhappy; full of misery
  61. talented
    endowed with talent or talents
  62. sly
    marked by skill in deception
  63. skillful
    having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude
  64. rich
    possessing material wealth
  65. thoughtful
    exhibiting or characterized by careful thought
  66. tolerant
    showing or characterized by broad-mindedness
  67. trustworthy
    worthy of trust or belief
  68. weak
    wanting in physical strength
  69. wise
    having or prompted by wisdom or discernment
  70. jealous
    suspicious or unduly suspicious or fearful of being displaced by a rival
  71. lonely
    lacking companions or companionship
  72. faithful
    any loyal and steadfast following
  73. timid
    showing fear and lack of confidence
  74. shy
    lacking self-confidence