characterise

Definitions of characterise
  1. verb
    be characteristic of
    synonyms: characterize
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    types:
    individuate
    give individual character to
    define
    determine the nature of
    type of:
    differentiate, distinguish, mark
    be a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait; sometimes in a very positive sense
  2. verb
    describe or portray the character or the qualities or peculiarities of
    synonyms: characterize, qualify
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    types:
    differentiate, distinguish, mark
    be a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait; sometimes in a very positive sense
    stamp
    reveal clearly as having a certain character
    characterize
    be characteristic of
    type of:
    remember, think of
    keep in mind for attention or consideration
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