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in character

Definition of in character

  1. —used to say that some action or behavior is like someone's usual way of behaving <It was entirely in character for a generous person like her to give him the money.>



Word by Word Definitions

characterplay
  1. :  a conventionalized graphic device placed on an object as an indication of ownership, origin, or relationship

    :  a graphic symbol (as a hieroglyph or alphabet letter) used in writing or printing

    :  a magical or astrological emblem

  1. :  engrave, inscribe

    :  represent, portray

    :  characterize

  1. :  capable of portraying an unusual or eccentric personality often markedly different from the player

    :  requiring or involving the portrayal of an unusual or eccentric personality


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