characterful

[ kar-ik-ter-fuhl ]
/ ˈkær ɪk tər fəl /

adjective

highly expressive of character: a characterful face.
having remarkable character: a characterful prose style.

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Origin of characterful

First recorded in 1900–05; character + -ful
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for characterful

  • His open, manly and characterful face bore at the chin a thick tuft of brown beard, leaving his cheeks and lips clean shaven.

  • He had on common, characterful clothes, the kind that from long wear have taken the natural outlines of the body.

    The "Genius"|Theodore Dreiser