Baddie vs. Character

Baddie vs. Character — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Baddie and Character

Baddienoun

One that is bad, especially a villain or criminal.

Characternoun

The combination of mental characteristics and behavior that distinguishes a person or group.

Baddienoun

(informal) A person of bad character in a work of fiction.

In a western, the baddie typically wears a black hat.

Characternoun

The distinguishing nature of something.

Baddienoun

the principle bad character in a film or work of fiction

Characternoun

Moral strength; integrity

an educational program designed to develop character.

Characternoun

Public estimation of someone; reputation

personal attacks that damaged her character.

Characternoun

(Biology) A structure, function, or attribute of an organism, influenced by genetic, environmental, and developmental factors.

Characternoun

A person considered as having a specific quality or attribute

"Being a man of the world and a public character, [he] took everything as a matter of course" (George Eliot).

Characternoun

A person considered funny or eccentric

catcalls from some character in the back row.

Characternoun

A person portrayed in an artistic piece, such as a drama or novel.

Characternoun

A person or animal portrayed with a personality in comics or animation

a cartoon character.

Characternoun

Characterization in fiction or drama

a script that is weak in plot but strong in character.

Characternoun

Status or role; capacity

in his character as the father.

Characternoun

A description of a person's attributes, traits, or abilities.

Characternoun

A formal written statement as to competency and dependability, given by an employer to a former employee; a recommendation.

Characternoun

A mark or symbol used in a writing system.

Characternoun

A Chinese character.

Characternoun

One of a set of symbols, such as letters or numbers, that are arranged to express information.

Characternoun

The numerical code representing such a character.

Characternoun

(Mathematics) The trace function of a representation.

Characternoun

A style of printing or writing

"Here is the hand and seal of the Duke.you know the character" (Shakespeare).

Characternoun

A cipher or code for secret writing.

Characteradjective

Of or relating to one's character.

Characteradjective

Specializing in the interpretation of often minor roles that emphasize fixed personality traits or specific physical characteristics

a character actor.

Characteradjective

Of or relating to the interpretation of such roles by an actor

the character part of the hero's devoted mother.

Characteradjective

Dedicated to the portrayal of a person with regard to distinguishing psychological or physical features

a character sketch.

Characterverb

To write, print, engrave, or inscribe.

Characterverb

To portray or describe; characterize.

Characternoun

(countable) A being involved in the action of a story.

Characternoun

(countable) A distinguishing feature; characteristic; trait; phene.

A single locus governing the petal colour character was detected on the linkage group A2.

Characternoun

A complex of traits marking a person, group, breed, or type.

A study of the suspect's character and his cast iron alibi ruled him out.

Characternoun

(uncountable) Strength of mind; resolution; independence; individuality; moral strength.

He has a great deal of character."You may not like to eat liver," said Calvin's father, "but it builds character."

Characternoun

(countable) A unique or extraordinary individual; a person characterized by peculiar or notable traits, especially charisma.

Julius Caesar is a great historical character.That bloke is such a character.

Characternoun

(countable) A written or printed symbol, or letter.

Characternoun

Style of writing or printing; handwriting; the particular form of letters used by a person or people.

an inscription in the Runic character

Characternoun

A secret cipher; a way of writing in code.

Characternoun

One of the basic elements making up a text file or string: a code representing a printing character or a control character.

Characternoun

A person or individual, especially one who is unknown or raises suspicions.

We saw a shady character slinking out of the office with some papers.That old guy is a real character.

Characternoun

A complex number representing an element of a finite Abelian group.

Characternoun

(countable) Quality, position, rank, or capacity; quality or conduct with respect to a certain office or duty.

in the miserable character of a slavein his character as a magistrate

Characternoun

The estimate, individual or general, put upon a person or thing; reputation.

a man's character for truth and veracityHer actions give her a bad character.

Characternoun

A reference given to a servant, attesting to his/her behaviour, competence, etc.

Characternoun

Personal appearance.

Characterverb

(obsolete) To write (using characters); to describe.

Characternoun

an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story);

she is the main character in the novel

Characternoun

a characteristic property that defines the apparent individual nature of something;

each town has a quality all its ownthe radical character of our demands

Characternoun

the inherent complex of attributes that determine a persons moral and ethical actions and reactions;

education has for its object the formation of character

Characternoun

an actor's portrayal of someone in a play;

she played the part of Desdemona

Characternoun

a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities);

a real charactera strange charactera friendly eccentricthe capable typea mental case

Characternoun

good repute;

he is a man of character

Characternoun

a formal recommendation by a former employer to a potential future employer describing the person's qualifications and dependability;

requests for character references are all to often answered evasively

Characternoun

a written symbol that is used to represent speech;

the Greek alphabet has 24 characters

Characterverb

engrave or inscribe characters on