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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. characterize: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. characterize: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. characterize: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. characterize: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. characterize: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. characterize: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Characterize, characterize: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. characterize: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. characterize: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. characterize: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. characterize: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. characterize: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. characterize: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Characterize, characterize: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. characterize: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. characterize: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Characterize: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. characterize: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. characterize: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Characterize: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. characterize: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. characterize: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. characterize: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. characterize: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. characterize: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. characterize: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. characterize: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. characterize: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. characterize: Medical dictionary [home, info]

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verb:  be characteristic of ("What characterizes a Venetian painting?")
verb:  describe or portray the character or the qualities or peculiarities of ("You can characterize his behavior as that of an egotist")

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