HyperDic: characterisation

English > 2 senses of the word characterisation:
NOUNcommunicationcharacterisation, word picture, word-painting, delineation, depiction, picture, characterizationa graphic or vivid verbal description
communicationcharacterisation, characterizationthe act of describing distinctive / distinctive characteristics / characteristics or essential features
English > characterisation: 2 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningA graphic or vivid verbal description.
Synonymsword picture, word-painting, delineation, depiction, picture, characterization
NarrowerepithetDescriptive word or phrase
portrayal, portraiture, portraitA word picture of a person's appearance and character
Broaderdescription, verbal descriptionA statement that represents something in words
Spanishcaracterización, delineación, descripción, descripción verbal, imagen, representación, retrato hablado, retrato
Catalancaracterització, descripció, imatge, representació
Verbscharacterisedescribe or portray the character or the qualities or peculiarities of
English > characterisation: 2 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningThe act of describing distinctive / distinctive characteristics / characteristics or essential features.
Synonymcharacterization
BroaderdescriptionThe act of describing something
Verbscharacterisedescribe or portray the character or the qualities or peculiarities of

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