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To describe or depict the nature, scope, or meaning of
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“Some historians characterize Du Bois's thinking as riddled with contradiction.”
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To place something into a particular category or class
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“I would probably characterize this music as industrial jazz-metal-hip-hop-fusion.”
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To explain or clarify something
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“How would you characterize the differences in what was approved, versus what you had proffered as a general concept to include as part of the speech?”
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To give a (typically descriptive) name or title to someone or something
“Perhaps the media's rush to characterize him as a hero had blinded them to his sinister, ulterior motives.”
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To distinguish or identify (as) the distinctive nature or features of
“The debate over DP legislation established the divide in policy that would characterize the era.”
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To give, or suffuse with, a particular character or quality to
“Representations of animals and trees characterize his art with interpretations that are sometimes delicate and ethereal.”
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To act out a character, typically as a performance
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“It is a role that requires a singer who is able to act and characterize a part vocally, rather than a part for showing off the beauty of the voice.”
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To be a perfect example of
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To be a sign or indication of
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To give a summary of
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