characteristic - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate characteristic

characteristic is hyphenated as char-ac-ter-is-tic

How to pronounce characteristic

characteristic is pronounced ´kăr ɪktə´r ɪs tɪk

Number of syllables in characteristic

The number of syllables in characteristic is 5

What part of speech in characteristic?

characteristic can be a noun or an adjective

How common in the word characteristic?

characteristic is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does characteristic convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'characteristic'

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Common collocations before 'characteristic'

age, also, each, even, has, key, knew, many, most, other, such, time, two, very, way

Common collocations of 'characteristic'

age, already, also, being, certain, each, even, has, how, key, knew, later, long, main, man, many, most, now, only, other, people, single, specific, such, thought, time, two, very, way, will

Words with similar spelling to characteristic

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Synonyms of 'characteristic'

classificatory, custom, differentia, differential, distinctive feature, distinguished, distinguishing, earmark, especial, feature, frame, habit, individual, individualism, keynote, kind, makeup, nature, note, ordinal, particular, particularity, pattern, point, quintessential, regular, seal, SHAPE, single, singular, singularity, sort, special, specific, stripe, system, tenor, tone, typal, type, usual, way, wont, use, virtue, vein, usage, unique, trick, trait, token, tendency, temperamental, temperament, temper, taxonomic, taste, tang, taint, symptomatic, symptom, symbolic, streak, stereotype, stamp, spiritual, spirit, specialty, somatotype, smack, signature, signal, sign, separative, second nature, savor, sample, representative, representation, realistic, quirk, quality, property, proper, practice, picture, physique, peculiarity, peculiar, odor, normal, naturalistic, natural, mold, mental, measure, marking, marked, mark, mannerism, intrinsic, intellectual, insignia, innate, indicator, indicant, index, impression, impress, image, ilk, idiosyncratic, idiosyncrasy, idiocratic, idiocrasy, humor, hallmark, habitude, gust, grain, genius, flavor, figure, fiber, exemplary, ethos, emotional, emblematic, distinctive, disposition, discriminative, discriminating, diathesis, diagnostic, diacritical, dharma, device, denominative, cut, crasis, contrastive, constitutional, constitution, configuration, composition, complexion, compare, character, categorical, cast, cachet, brand, birthmark, banner, badge, automatism, aroma, appropriate, affective, affection

Common Verb Collocations of characteristic

base, be, become, call, can, define, distinguish, find, follow, give, have, illustrate, lead, make, mark, may, mention, operate, produce, see, seem, share, show, suppose, take, tend, think, will, use, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of characteristic

and, but, either, hauteur, neither, nor, or, yet

Lists containing characteristic

Synonyms of 'affection'
Synonyms of 'appropriate'
Synonyms of 'argument'
Synonyms of 'aroma'
Synonyms of 'aspect'
Synonyms of 'atmosphere'
Synonyms of 'automatism'
Synonyms of 'bad habit'
Synonyms of 'badge'
Synonyms of 'banner'
Synonyms of 'brand'
Synonyms of 'cachet'
Synonyms of 'caprice'
Synonyms of 'cast'
Synonyms of 'categorical'
Synonyms of 'character'
Synonyms of 'complexion'
Synonyms of 'composition'
Synonyms of 'configuration'
Synonyms of 'constitution'
Synonyms of 'constitutional'
Synonyms of 'device'
Synonyms of 'dharma'
Synonyms of 'diagnostic'
Synonyms of 'diathesis'
Synonyms of 'difference'
Synonyms of 'differential'
Synonyms of 'discriminating'
Synonyms of 'disposition'
Synonyms of 'distinctive'
Synonyms of 'distinguished'
Synonyms of 'distinguishing'
Synonyms of 'earmark'
Synonyms of 'element'
Synonyms of 'emotional'
Synonyms of 'equation'
Synonyms of 'ethos'
Synonyms of 'exemplary'
Synonyms of 'feature'
Synonyms of 'fiber'
Synonyms of 'figure'
Synonyms of 'flavor'
Synonyms of 'formula'
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