- the sum total of the physical, mental, emotional, and social characteristics of an individual.
- the organized pattern of behavioral characteristics of the individual.
Origin of personality
synonym study for personality
How to use personality in a sentence
She was the most unusual of reality TV personalities, and perhaps because of that, the best kind.MTV’s Diem Brown Dies: When Reality TV Starts Getting Real|Kevin Fallon|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But the rift was, not least, a matter of personalities and egos.ISIS and Al Qaeda Ready to Gang Up on Obama's Rebels|Jamie Dettmer|November 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If you think about who did become stars, they were all personalities.Nigel Lythgoe on How to Save Reality TV, ‘On the Town,’ and ‘Brokeback Ballroom’|Kevin Fallon|October 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As is the case with reality TV personalities, Phil Robertson is popular because of just that: he is a big personality.Phil Robertson’s Despicable AIDS Argument Should Be the Last Straw|Kevin Fallon|September 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
TV personalities often give very little consideration to what happens after the dust settles from the strike.Airstrikes Against ISIS Are Tactics. Here's a Strategy|Daniel L. Davis|September 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Directors were to us junior clerks, remote personalities, mythical beings dwelling on Olympian heights.
Two personalities fought for possession of his soul, and he could not always keep back the lower of the two.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
There was a pause during which the men's eyes steadily searched down below the surface of their respective personalities.Three More John Silence Stories|Algernon Blackwood
Involuntarily he develops two distinct personalities, and, lacking other subjects, one becomes the spy on the other.Charles Baudelaire, His Life|Thophile Gautier
Many sculptors who were born outside of Virginia have used events and personalities of Virginia as their subjects.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
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Cultural definitions for personality
The pattern of feelings, thoughts, and activities that distinguishes one person from another.