Instead, stone-throwing is often characterized as a unique Palestinian phenomenon.
Carr is candid in the book about the emotional chaos that characterized life without women.
Desirae characterized her relationship with her father as “uncomfortable, and it always was uncomfortable.”
1590s, "to engrave, write," back-formation from characterization, or else from Medieval Latin characterizare, from Greek kharakterizein "to designate by a characteristic mark," from kharakter (see character). Meaning "to describe the qualities of" is recorded from 1630s; that of "to be characteristic" is from 1744. Related: Characterized; characterizing.