CHARACTERIZE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of characterize
Definition:
v. distinguish; be characteristic of; be a distinctive trait or mark of
Example:
Clarity and reasonableness in this essay again characterize Chris's writing.
Sentence in Classic:
She was a hired nurse, the wife of one of the turnkeys, and her countenance expressed all those bad qualities which often characterize that class.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
Looking now at the county black population as a whole, it is fair to characterize it as poor and ignorant.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois Context
The author hopes she has done justice to that nobility, generosity, and humanity, which in many cases characterize individuals at the South.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe Context
The style in which it was written was that curious jewelled style, vivid and obscure at once, full of argot and of archaisms, of technical expressions and of elaborate paraphrases, that characterizes the work of some of the finest artists of the French school of Symbolistes.
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar Wilde Context
The folds of the drapery, the fall of the curtains, had been arranged and rearranged, by Adolph and Rosa, with that nicety of eye which characterizes their race.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe Context
Then with the unerring official memory that characterized him he repeated from the opening words of the manifesto:.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
They were gentle, quiet spoken, reserved people and not given to even the amiable bickering that characterized most Atlanta families.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context