colorful character

Definition of colorful character

:a very unusual person
  • His uncle was a colorful character.

Word by Word Definitions

colorful play
  1. : having striking colors

  2. : full of variety or interest

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

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

  3. : a magical or astrological emblem

  1. : engrave, inscribe

  2. : represent, portray

  3. : characterize

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

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


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