characterful

[ kar-ik-ter-fuh l ]
/ ˈkær ɪk tər fəl /

adjective

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

Origin of characterful

First recorded in 1900–05; character + -ful
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples 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