characterize

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characterize verb
also British characterise /ˈkerɪktəˌraɪz/
characterizes; characterized; characterizing
characterize
verb
also British characterise /ˈkerɪktəˌraɪz/
characterizes; characterized; characterizing
Learner's definition of CHARACTERIZE
[+ object] somewhat formal
: to describe the character or special qualities of (someone or something)
: to be a typical feature or quality of (someone or something)
often used as (be) characterized
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