Definition of colorful character
- His uncle was a colorful character.
: a conventionalized graphic device placed on an object as an indication of ownership, origin, or relationship
: a graphic symbol (such as a hieroglyph or alphabet letter) used in writing or printing
: a magical or astrological emblem
: engrave, inscribe
: represent, portray
: 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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