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characteristic

see definition of characteristic
  • adjtypical; distinguishing
  • nountypical feature, trait
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Synonyms for characteristic

adj typical; distinguishing
  • distinctive
  • idiosyncratic
  • innate
  • peculiar
  • singular
  • unique
  • essential
  • exclusive
  • indicative
  • individual
  • local
  • native
  • normal
  • original
  • particular
  • personal
  • private
  • regular
  • representative
  • special
  • specific
  • appropriate
  • diagnostic
  • differentiating
  • discriminating
  • discriminative
  • distinguishing
  • emblematic
  • especial
  • fixed
  • inborn
  • inbred
  • individualistic
  • individualizing
  • ingrained
  • inherent
  • marked
  • proper
  • symbolic
  • symptomatic

Antonyms for characteristic

  • common
  • ordinary
  • similar
  • standard
  • usual
  • abnormal
  • atypical
  • eccentric
  • foreign
  • general
  • indefinite
  • irregular
  • public
  • uncommon
  • unimportant
  • unusual
  • uncharacteristic
  • untypical
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archetypic

adjective. typical
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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