title character

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of title character

: the character in a book for which the book is named
  • the title character of the book Tom Sawyer

Word by Word Definitions

title play
  1. : the distinguishing name of a written, printed, or filmed production

  2. : a similar distinguishing name of a musical composition or a work of art

  3. : a usually published work as distinguished from a particular copy

  1. : to provide a title for

  2. : to designate or call by a title : term, style

  1. : of or relating to a title: such as

  2. : having the same name as the title of a production

  3. : having the same title as or providing the title for the collection or production of which it forms a part

character play
  1. : one of the attributes (see 1attribute 1) or features that make up and distinguish an individual

  2. : a feature used to separate distinguishable things into categories

  3. : the aggregate of distinctive qualities characteristic of a breed, strain, or type

  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

  1. : characterize

  2. : represent, portray

  3. : engrave, inscribe


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