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Contextual UsePlay
Use 'characterize' when summarizing or highlighting key aspects. SlideThe author characterized the hero as brave and selfless.
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Subjective ViewPlay
'Characterize' can imply a subjective perspective or opinion. SlideCritics characterized the film as a masterpiece.
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Negative ImplicationsPlay
Choose carefully to avoid unintended negative connotations. SlideThe opponents characterized the policy as ineffective.