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See definition of characterization on Dictionary.com
  • as inlabel
  • as inportrait
  • as inacting
  • as indefinition
  • as indescription

synonyms for characterization

  • company
  • design
  • logo
  • number
  • stamp
  • sticker
  • tag
  • trademark
  • classification
  • epithet
  • hallmark
  • identification
  • insignia
  • mark
  • tally
  • ticket
  • price mark
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How to use characterization in a sentence

This characterization comes from the mouth of Mozilla executive director Mark Surman, who was summarizing the nonprofit’s annual Internet Health Report.
THE INTERNET NEEDS A RICHARD SIMMONSDANIELLE ABRILJANUARY 28, 2021FORTUNE
Parler immediately objected to this characterization — and filed a lawsuit against Amazon on Monday.
PARLER IS OFFLINE, BUT VIOLENT POSTS SCRAPED BY HACKERS WILL HAUNT USERSRACHEL LERMAN, NITASHA TIKUJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The costumes deepened the characterizations, for the clothes talk as soon as a person enters a room.
HOW ‘BRIDGERTON’ FLIPPED THE SCRIPT ON ‘THE DUKE AND I’VANESSA RILEYJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He feels that’s really an unfair characterization, and I’ve heard him talk about it a lot.
HOW SAN DIEGO GOT SO BLUE IN A RELATIVELY SHORT AMOUNT OF TIMERANDY DOTINGADECEMBER 17, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
In other words, we have to accept that it will be complicated and resist characterization by labels that echo the past, like “containment” or “Cold War” — terms inherited from a conflict with an adversary that disappeared.
CHINA: CHARTING A COURSE BETWEEN CONFLICT AND ACCOMMODATIONTRACY MORANOCTOBER 13, 2020OZY
Men and women also differed in their overall characterization of their businesses’ health.
WHY WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESSES ANTICIPATE A TOUGHER RECOVERY AHEAD THAN THEIR MALE-OWNED COUNTERPARTSEHINCHLIFFEAUGUST 26, 2020FORTUNE
The FBI, however, disputed that characterization in a statement to FiveThirtyEight.
GUN SALES ARE SURGING, BUT BACKGROUND CHECKS AREN’T KEEPING UPJOSHUA EATON (JOSHUA.EATON2@GMAIL.COM)JULY 30, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The book contains a mass of good material, with original characterization, and is written in a style piquant and clever.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
This truth to life controls, according to Aristotle, both the characterization and the action.
RHETORIC AND POETRY IN THE RENAISSANCEDONALD LEMEN CLARK
The fine touches of characterization of which the book is full, give it a great charm to cultivated minds.
BRITISH QUARTERLY REVIEW, AMERICAN EDITION, VOLUME LIVVARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO CHARACTERIZATION

  • assuming
  • characterization
  • depiction
  • dramatics
  • enacting
  • enactment
  • feigning
  • hamming
  • histrionics
  • imitating
  • imitation
  • impersonation
  • improvisation
  • mime
  • mimicry
  • pantomime
  • performance
  • play acting
  • playing
  • portrayal
  • portraying
  • posing
  • posturing
  • pretending
  • pretense
  • putting
  • rendition
  • seeming
  • showing off
  • stagecraft
  • stooging
  • theatre
  • theatricals
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