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I was more impressed when she nailed a few less flattering character traits.

The congregation was warm, friendly, and welcoming—traits, he says, he later came to believe they used to coax members in.

Certain personality traits and types are unofficially ascribed to them by students.

If you identify with two or more of the following traits, you may want to seek out a nutritionist or counselor, according to Dunn.

This means closely examining photos for sought-after traits like height and a symmetrical face.

You will find these two traits in every grade of Scotch life—in tradesman, mechanic, and peasant.

The hive bee, the most communal in habit, shows the highest traits of intelligent activity.

In a flash of the eye, with an unequalled clear-sightedness, he disentangled from all the traits—just the one.

While only in minor traits communal, they are eminently social, and have doubtless derived great advantage from this.

Especially he learned the character of Miss Prall, or, rather, the traits of her character that interested the Everett household.


On this page you'll find 52 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to traits, such as: ideology, mentality, mindset, spirit, attitude, and beliefs.

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