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noun as in cast

noun as in notation

noun as in script

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A few characters’ names have been updated, and a few details rearranged.

From Vox

Morgan, who died in 2014, liked to say that San Diego is a “stumblebum with character.”

One thing that was always present at these extravaganzas was the “character visit.”

From Ozy

The premiere included a conversation between the main characters of the documentary and moderator LeVar Burton.

From Digiday

Adding value and being helpful doesn’t require a set number of words or characters.

The use of slurs from both characters makes it clear just how “new” the idea of an openly gay son is even in this time.

The first two videos are teasers featuring two favorite cartoon characters for young girls, Dora the Explorer and Tinkerbell.

She fills her characters up—strong women beating back against a sexist system—with so much heart.

They want Marvin to be as mean and as lonely and as trashy as the characters he portrays.

Unlike the characters he plays, men who came from nowhere and, as he himself puts it, “go home to nobody.”

I believe that these are ideal characters constructed from still more ancient legends and traditions.

Dramatic adaptation in expressing various characters, emotions, and motives is potentially very great.

Nor are these defects compensated by any high degree of merit in the delineation of the characters.

Leucippe herself goes far to make amends for the general insipidity of the other characters.

Spenser in his Fairy Queen makes one of the characters include it with other herbs celebrated for medicinal qualities.


On this page you'll find 84 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to characters, such as: abcs, elements, fundamentals, hieroglyphs, ideograph, and morphemes.

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